Associations to the word «Analytical»


ANALYTICAL, adjective. Of or pertaining to analysis; resolving into elements or constituent parts; as, an analytical experiment
ANALYTICAL, adjective. Using analytic reasoning as opposed to synthetic.
ANALYTICAL EDITING, noun. (cinematography) A cut-in during a scene to highlight a closer view of some part of the same space.
ANALYTICAL ENGINE, noun. (computing) A mechanical general-purpose computer, designed by Charles Babbage but never built.
ANALYTICAL ENTRY, noun. An entry in a bibliographic catalogue that describes a part of a larger work that has its own entry

Dictionary definition

ANALYTICAL, adjective. Using or skilled in using analysis (i.e., separating a whole--intellectual or substantial--into its elemental parts or basic principles); "an analytic experiment"; "an analytic approach"; "a keenly analytic man"; "analytical reasoning"; "an analytical mind".
ANALYTICAL, adjective. Of a proposition that is necessarily true independent of fact or experience; "`all spinsters are unmarried' is an analytic proposition".

Wise words

Every day we should hear at least one little song, read one good poem, see one exquisite picture, and, if possible, speak a few sensible words.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe