Definition of teleological argument in English:

teleological argument

Syllabification: tel·e·o·log·i·cal ar·gu·ment
Pronunciation: /ˌtelēəˈläjikəl, ˌtēlē-
 
/

noun

Philosophy
The argument for the existence of God from the evidence of order, and hence design, in nature. Compare with argument from design, cosmological argument, and ontological argument.
More example sentences
  • The most important of those proofs were the ontological argument, the cosmological argument, and the teleological argument.
  • So it is very hard to see how the teleological argument, any more than the cosmological, can overturn the argument from evil.
  • What about the various arguments that have been proposed for the existence of God - the traditional cosmological and teleological arguments for example?

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