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philosophic

phil·o·soph·ic

philosophic

pronunciation:
fI l sa fihk
part of speech: adjective
definition: calm and rational in difficult or distressing situations; stoic.
I flew into a rage, but she remained philosophic.
derivation: philosophically (adv.)