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- n. A particular set of consistent ethical principles.
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At the same time, it is an essential part of their ethical system that freedom from the trammels of matter and final union with God are to be obtained only by invoking the aid of friendly spirits and God-sent men and by thwarting the efforts of malign demons.
“Whatever it did,” Mira said a little waveringly, “it was an ethical system that had an effect on political reality.”