empirical

(em-pir´ĭ-kәl) based on experience; determined from experimental data, as opposed to theoretical.
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Empirical

(Gr. empeirikos, experienced) Relating to experience. Having reference to actual facts. (a) In epistemology: pertaining to knowledge gained a posteriori. (b) In scientific method: that part of the method of science in which the reference to actuality allows an hypothesis to be erected into a law or general principle. Opposite of normative. -- J.K.....
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Empirical

(Statistics) Based on experience or observations, as opposed to theory or conjecture.
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empirical

[adj] - derived from experiment and observation rather than theory
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Empirical

• (a.) Depending upon experience or observation alone, without due regard to science and theory; -- said especially of medical practice, remedies, etc.; wanting in science and deep insight; as, empiric skill, remedies. • (a.) Pertaining to, or founded upon, experiment or experience; depending upon the observation of phenomena; versed in e...
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empirical

empiric adjective derived from experiment and observation rather than theory; `an empirical basis for an ethical theory`; `empirical laws`; `empirical data`; `an empirical treatment of a disease about which little is known`
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empirical

1. Pertaining to, or founded upon, experiment or experience; depending upon the observation of phenomena; versed in experiments. 'In philosophical language, the term empirical means simply what belongs to or is the product of experience or observation.' (Sir W. Hamilton) 'The village carpenter . . . Lays out his work by empirical rules learnt in hi...
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empirical

Based on actual data. You might believe that 50% of the population is male and 50% female, but empirical data for nearly all countries shows that the balance is closed to 49% men and 51% women. The opposite of empirical is theoretical....
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empirical

based on experience or observational information and not necessarily on proven scientific data. In the past, vaccine trials have been performed based exclusively on empirical data and without a full understanding of the disease processes or correlates of immunity.
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empirical

based on observation and experiment rather than pure reason; inductive.
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Empirical

Conclusion based on observation rather than assumption. Empirical conclusions are done as a result of testing a hypothesis. Discover What It`s Like to Live Easy With EquiTrend
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Empirical

Depending on experience or observation alone.
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empirical

depending upon experience or observation alone, without using science or theory.
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empirical

derived from experiment and observation rather than theory
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empirical

derived from experiment and observation rather than theory
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Empirical

Empirical: Based on experience and observation, rather than systematic logic. Experienced physicians often use empirical reasoning to make diagnoses, based on having seen many cases over the years. Less-experienced physicians are more likely to use diagnostic guides and manuals. In practice, both approaches (if properly applied) will usually come u...
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EMPIRICAL

information based on data, not on a theory.
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Empirical

Information derived from experience, observation or experiment rather than from theory or subjective opinion. From Greek - empeiros, meaning skilled - in turn from peira, meaning trial or experiment
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empirical

one of Kant's four main perspectives, aiming to establish a kind of knowledge which is both synthetic and a posteriori. Most of the knowledge we gain through ordinary experience, or through science, is empirical. 'This table is brown' is a typical empirical statement. (Cf. transcendental).
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empirical

one of Kant's four main perspectives, aiming to establish a kind of knowledge which is both synthetic and a posteriori. Most of the knowledge we gain through ordinary experience, or through science, is empirical. 'This table is brown' is a typical empirical statement. (Cf. transcendental).
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empirical

Political analysis based on factual and observable data in contrast to thoughts or ideas.
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Empirical

Real world evidence. Empirical studies are undertaken to try to prove theories and assertions.
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empirical

relying on experiment 
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EMPIRICAL

See A POSTERIORI.
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Empirical

That which depends on personal experience or scientific and observable experiments.
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