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MORAL

Pertaining to rational beings in the use of free will; therefore pertaining to human conduct or to the science of human behavior. (Etym. Latin moralis, relating to conduct, mos, a manner, custom.)

All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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