from The Century Dictionary.
- Relating to an event that has happeṅed; denoting a mere result or consequence, as distinguished from
telic, which implies purpose or intention.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective (Gram.) Denoting a mere result or consequence, as distinguished from
telic, which denotes intention or purpose; thus the phrase "i`na plhrw`qh, if rendered “ so thatit was fulfilled,” is ecbatic; if rendered “ in order thatit might be.” etc., is telic.
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- adjective grammar Denoting a mere
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