Word:

Scientific

Sci`en`tif´ic
a.1.Of or pertaining to science; used in science; as, scientific principles; scientific apparatus; scientific observations.
2.Agreeing with, or depending on, the rules or principles of science; as, a scientific classification; a scientific arrangement of fossils.
3.Having a knowledge of science, or of a science; evincing science or systematic knowledge; as, a scientific chemist; a scientific reasoner; a scientific argument.
Bossuet is as scientific in the structure of his sentences.
- Landor.
Scientific method
the method employed in exact science and consisting of: (a) Careful and abundant observation and experiment. (b) generalization of the results into formulated "Laws" and statements.
Adj.1.scientific - of or relating to the practice of science; "scientific journals"
2.scientific - conforming with the principles or methods used in science; "a scientific approach"
Antonyms:
unscientific - not consistent with the methods or principles of science; "an unscientific lack of objectivity"
close, constant, delicate, detailed, direct, disciplinary, down-to-earth, earthy, even, exact, express, faithful, fine, hardheaded, inerrable, inerrant, infallible, mathematical, matter-of-fact, methodical, meticulous, micrometrically precise, microscopic, nice, orderly, painstaking, pinpoint, positivistic, practical, practical-minded, pragmatic, precise, rational, realist, realistic, reasonable, refined, religious, religiously exact, rigid, rigorous, sane, scholarly, scientifically exact, scientistic, secular, sensible, severe, sober-minded, sound, sound-thinking, square, straight-thinking, strict, subtle, systematic, technical, technicological, technological, thorough, undeviating, unerring, unideal, unidealistic, unromantic, unsentimental, well-ordered, well-regulated, worldly
Translate Scientific to Spanish, Translate Scientific to German, Translate Scientific to French
Browse
Scibboleth
SCID
Science
Science and Engineering Research Council
science fiction
science lab
science laboratory
science museum
science teacher
Sciendum
Scient
Scienter
Scientia et volunti non fit injuria
Scientia sciolorum est mixta ignorantia
Scientia utrimque per pares contrahentes facit
Sciential
-- Scientific --
scientific agriculture
Scientific Data Systems
scientific discipline
scientific fact
scientific instrument
scientific knowledge
scientific method
scientific research
scientific theory
Scientifical
Scientifically
Scientist
Scientology
Scilicet
scilla
Scilla nonscripta
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy