Definition of 'scientific'
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We made a distinction there between scientific knowledge and technical knowledge about language. The Chomsky Update - Linguistics and Politics (1990)This is why medical and scientific journals are so important. The Antioxidant Health Plan (1994)The longevity of sea turtles is a subject of scientific research. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It appears to be trying to make an exact science out of something not exactly scientific. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We rarely saw the scientific evidence for its assertions. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She had a lasting impact on the world of scientific study too. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That is how it should be for religion in an age of scientific discovery. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Science teachers are best at correcting misinformation as they have knowledge of scientific explanations. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The next time he wanted to speak out he did not choose a scientific journal. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This sort of scientific evidence is being ignored and quietly buried. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Many of those who have demonised plastic bags have enlisted scientific study to their cause. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Scientific discovery tended to favour genetic over environmental explanations for gender difference. Times, Sunday Times (2015)By the end he had effectively mapped out the total of scientific knowledge. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Details of the technique have been submitted to a scientific journal for publication. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There is no scientific evidence to tell us what genetic mutations may be occurring inside their bodies. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Most people who value the scientific approach to understanding are happy to admit that they have been wrong. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Money spent on scientific research and teaching is one of the best investments Britain can make. Times, Sunday Times (2006)And Brentford, with their new manager and scientific approach? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Experiments Although experimental design is the classic scientific approach for the study of causal relationships, it is not commonly used in sociological research. Sociology (1995)
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Translations for 'scientific'
British English: scientific /ˌsaɪənˈtɪfɪk/ ADJECTIVE
Scientific is used to describe things that relate to science or to a particular science.
- American English: scientific
- Arabic: عِلْميّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: científico
- Chinese: 科学的
- Croatian: znanstveni
- Czech: vědecký
- Danish: videnskabelig
- Dutch: wetenschappelijk
- European Spanish: científico
- Finnish: tieteellinen
- French: scientifique
- German: wissenschaftlich
- Greek: επιστημονικός
- Italian: scientifico
- Japanese: 科学の
- Korean: 과학적인
- Norwegian: vitenskapelig
- Polish: naukowy
- European Portuguese: científico
- Romanian: științific
- Russian: научный
- Spanish: científico
- Swedish: vetenskaplig
- Thai: ตามหลักวิทยาศาสตร์
- Turkish: bilimsel
- Ukrainian: науковий
- Vietnamese: có tính khoa học
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