metaphysicalmedical dictionary

1. Of or pertaining to metaphysics.

2. According to rules or principles of metaphysics; as, metaphysical reasoning.

3. Preternatural or supernatural. "The golden round Which fate and metaphysical aid doth seem To have thee crowned withal." (Shak)

Origin: Cf. F. Metaphysique. See Metaphysics.

(01 Mar 1998)