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moral  


      adj  
1    concerned with or relating to human behaviour, esp. the distinction between good and bad or right and wrong behaviour  
moral sense     
2    adhering to conventionally accepted standards of conduct  
3    based on a sense of right and wrong according to conscience  
moral courage, moral law     
4    having psychological rather than tangible effects  
moral support     
5    having the effects but not the appearance of (victory or defeat)  
a moral victory, a moral defeat     
6    having a strong probability  
a moral certainty     
7      (Law)   (of evidence, etc.) based on a knowledge of the tendencies of human nature  
      n  
8    the lesson to be obtained from a fable or event  
point the moral     
9    a concise truth; maxim  
10    pl   principles of behaviour in accordance with standards of right and wrong  
     (C14: from Latin moralis relating to morals or customs, from mos custom)  
  morally      adv  


moral hazard  
      n     (Insurance)   a risk incurred by an insurance company with respect to the possible lack of honesty or prudence among policyholders  
moral majority  
      n   a presumed majority of people believed to be in favour of a stricter code of public morals  
     (C20: after Moral Majority, a right-wing US religious organization, based on silent majority)  
moral philosophy  
      n   the branch of philosophy dealing with both argument about the content of morality and meta-ethical discussion of the nature of moral judgment, language, argument, and value  
Moral Rearmament  
      n   a worldwide movement for moral and spiritual renewal founded by Frank Buchman in 1938,   (Also called)    Buchmanism     (Former name)    Oxford Group  
moral theology  
      n   the branch of theology dealing with ethics  
Zorrilla y Moral     (Spanish)  
      n   José (<PH:x><PH:o><PH:'><PH:s><PH:e>). 1817--93, Spanish poet and dramatist, noted for his romantic plays based on national legends, esp. Don Juan Tenorio (1844)  
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n.
authorized physical or moral person who disposes of the digital assets belonging to a deceased person
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rules concerning what people are owed to or allowed of, according to ethical principles of freedom and applied in society
n.
1. using copyright law to make a piece of work freely available and allowing its free distribution and modification (as long as its derivate versions follow the same copyright rules)
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a set of ideas, rules, or beliefs from which something is developed, or on which decisions are based
The educational framework of ISB is much different from the framework (curriculum) where I used to go to school. I do like it though.
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1 Writen Rule Legislation 2 Stabilization control
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