Definition of empiricism
2a : the practice of relying on observation and experiment especially in the natural sciencesb : a tenet arrived at empirically
3 : a theory that all knowledge originates in experience
empiricistplay \im-ˈpir-ə-sist, em-\ noun
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Like the principle of liberty, the principle of empiricism moves us always towards a better, freer, healthier world.
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EMPIRICISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of empiricism for English Language Learners
: the practice of basing ideas and theories on testing and experience
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