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scientific method

noun

Definition of scientific method

  1. :  principles and procedures for the systematic pursuit of knowledge involving the recognition and formulation of a problem, the collection of data through observation and experiment, and the formulation and testing of hypotheses



Circa 1810

First Known Use of scientific method

circa 1810


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scientific method

noun

Medical Definition of scientific method

  1. :  principles and procedures for the systematic pursuit of knowledge involving the recognition and formulation of a problem, the collection of data through observation and experiment, and the formulation and testing of hypotheses




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