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 for Symbolical philosophy
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Symbolic \Sym*bol"ic\, Symbolical \Sym*bol"ic*al\, a. [L.
     symbolicus, Gr. symboliko`s: cf. F. symbolique.]
     Of or pertaining to a symbol or symbols; of the nature of a
     symbol; exhibiting or expressing by resemblance or signs;
     representative; as, the figure of an eye is symbolic of sight
     and knowledge. -- Sym*bol"ic*al*ly, adv. --
     Sym*bol"ic*al*ness, n.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           The sacrament is a representation of Christ's death by
           such symbolical actions as he himself appointed. --Jer.
                                                    Taylor.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Symbolical delivery (Law), the delivery of property sold by
        delivering something else as a symbol, token, or
        representative of it. --Bouvier. Chitty.
  
     Symbolical philosophy, the philosophy expressed by
        hieroglyphics.
        [1913 Webster]

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