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I’m not sure if the question’s rhetorical or if she thinks I have a clue to her metaphysical mystery.
Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
relating to metaphysics (the philosophical study of being and knowing)


relating to beliefs not proven with the scientific method


without material form or substance


highly abstract and overly theoretical

More rarely, metaphysical can reference a 17th-century style of British poetry.
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