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moral implies conformity with the generally accepted standards of goodness or rightness in conduct or character, sometimes, specif., in sexual conduct; ethical implies conformity with an elaborated, ideal code of moral principles,&sometimes, specif., with the code of a particular profession; virtuous implies a morally excellent character, connoting justice, integrity, and often, specif., chastity; righteous implies a being morally blameless or justifiable