Associations to the word «Scientific»


SCIENTIFIC, adjective. Of, or having to do with science.
SCIENTIFIC, adjective. Having the quality of being derived from, or consistent with, the scientific method.
SCIENTIFIC, adjective. In accord with procedures, methods, conduct and accepted conventions of modern science.
SCIENTIFIC CALCULATOR, noun. (mathematics) (computing) An electronic calculator that can handle trigonometric, exponential and often other advanced functions, and can show its output in scientific notation and sometimes in hexadecimal, octal or binary.
SCIENTIFIC CALCULATORS, noun. Plural of scientific calculator
SCIENTIFIC CLASSIFICATION, noun. A scheme for the ordering of things such as stellar objects, minerals, forms of life, or personality types according to characteristics that are discernible and testable by scientific methods.
SCIENTIFIC CLASSIFICATIONS, noun. Plural of scientific classification
SCIENTIFIC COMPUTING, noun. (computing) (sciences) The use of computing to solve scientific and engineering problems, especially by means of simulation, or the construction of mathematical models of physical, chemical or biological processes
SCIENTIFIC METHOD, noun. (sciences) A method of discovering knowledge about the natural world based in making falsifiable predictions (hypotheses), testing them empirically, and developing theories that match known data from repeatable physical experimentation.
SCIENTIFIC METHODOLOGY, noun. A systematic way of finding the answer to a question about the observable world.
SCIENTIFIC MODEL, noun. An approximation or simulation of a real system that omits all but the most essential variables of the system.
SCIENTIFIC MODELING, noun. The process of generating abstract, conceptual, graphical and or mathematical models.
SCIENTIFIC MODELS, noun. Plural of scientific model
SCIENTIFIC NAME, noun. A formal name according to an internationally accepted standard, especially the formal name of a taxon:
SCIENTIFIC NAMES, noun. Plural of scientific name
SCIENTIFIC NOTATION, noun. (mathematics) a method of writing, or of displaying real numbers as a decimal number between 1 and 10 followed by an integer power of 10
SCIENTIFIC NOTATION, noun. (mathematics) an alternative format of such a decimal number immediately followed by E and an integer
SCIENTIFIC PROBLEM, noun. An observation that contradicts an accepted law or theory.
SCIENTIFIC PROBLEMS, noun. Plural of scientific problem
SCIENTIFIC RACISM, noun. Propaganda with the veneer of science which was fabricated to support a racist paradigm.
SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, noun. Research performed using the scientific method.
SCIENTIFIC ROMANCE, noun. (dated) science fiction
SCIENTIFIC ROMANCE, noun. Science fiction written in a deliberately anachronistic style, as a homage to or pastiche of early science fiction.

Dictionary definition

SCIENTIFIC, adjective. Of or relating to the practice of science; "scientific journals".
SCIENTIFIC, adjective. Conforming with the principles or methods used in science; "a scientific approach".

Wise words

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