Variant of ethical
- having to do with ethics or morality; of or conforming to moral standards
- conforming to the standards of conduct of a given profession or group
- designating or of a drug obtainable only on a doctor's prescription
Origin: Middle English ethik (; from Classical Latin ethicus ; from Classical Greek ēthikos ; from ēthos, character, custom ; from Indo-European base an unverified form swedh-, essential quality, own character from source Gothic swes, Classical Latin suus, one's own and amp; suescere, to become accustomed) plush -al
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