Definition of 'observational'
Example sentences containing 'observational'
We have experimental and observational evidence concerning things which happened before and after the origin of life.Infinite in All Directions (1989)
There are many alternative ways of studying dietary effects, generally known as observational studies.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Political and observational comedy from the Canadian.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He'd found a way of presenting observational comedy that felt like a show.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Perhaps you yourself might like to make a small-scale observational study in the acquisition of your own first language.Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)
It wasn't observational humour, it was just outrageous.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It was all, like, observational humour.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Some of the best pieces of observational comedy are centred around the kids, who are often there to show just how childish their parents have become.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They peddle a nice line in observational humour that, while not necessarily being all that hilarious in itself, sparks off a certain recognition in the listener.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Calling itself operatic cabaret, this production is a canny hybrid of verbatim theatre and observational sketch comedy, with a few arias parachuted in to raise the tone.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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