of or relating to science or the sciences:
occupied or concerned with science:
regulated by or conforming to the principles of exact science:
systematic or accurate in the manner of an exact science.
(prenominal) of, relating to, derived from, or used in science: scientific equipment
(prenominal) occupied in science: scientific manpower
conforming with the principles or methods used in science: a scientific approach
- Scientific content analysis
noun 1. the close analysis of the content of statements made to the police by suspects in an attempt to identify innocence or guilt
noun, Theology. 1. the belief that the account of creation in the early chapters of Genesis is scientifically as well as religiously valid and that it can be supported by scientific evidence apart from scriptural authority.
- Scientific data systems
company (SDS) The company that produced the SDS 940 (later renamed XDS 940). Around 1968 Xerox bought out SDS and renamed the SDS machines to XDS. [What else?] (2001-03-03)
noun 1. the philosophy that there are no real differences between the sciences. 2. the theory that all sciences are ultimately based on experience and observation.