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ascetical


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ascetical 
  adj  1:  pertaining  to  or  characteristic  of  an  ascetic;  "ascetic 
  practices"  [syn:  {ascetic}] 
  2:  practicing  great  self-denial;  "Be  systematically 
  ascetic...do...something  for  no  other  reason  than  that  you 
  would  rather  not  do  it"-  William  James;  "a  desert  nomad's 
  austere  life";  "a  spartan  diet";  "a  spartan  existence" 
  [syn:  {ascetic},  {austere},  {spartan}] 




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