Georgia (used as a nickname).
noun, Chemistry. 1. a chemical formula indicating the elements of a compound and their relative proportions, as (CH 2 O) n . noun 1. a chemical formula indicating the proportion of each element present in a molecule: C6H12O6 is the molecular formula of sucrose whereas CH2O is its empirical formula Compare molecular formula, structural formula […]
[em-pir-i-kuh l] /ɛmˈpɪr ɪ kəl/ adjective 1. derived from or guided by experience or experiment. 2. depending upon experience or observation alone, without using scientific method or theory, especially as in medicine. 3. provable or verifiable by experience or experiment. /ɛmˈpɪrɪkəl/ adjective 1. derived from or relating to experiment and observation rather than theory 2. […]
[em-pir-uh-siz-uh m] /ɛmˈpɪr əˌsɪz əm/ noun 1. method or practice. 2. Philosophy. the doctrine that all knowledge is derived from sense experience. Compare (def 2). 3. undue reliance upon experience, as in medicine; quackery. 4. an conclusion. /ɛmˈpɪrɪˌsɪzəm/ noun 1. (philosophy) the doctrine that all knowledge of matters of fact derives from experience and that […]
- Empiric risk
empiric risk n. Risk that is based only on empirical evidence, not on formal theory or conjecture.