metempirics

noun plural but singular in construction
met·​empirics | \ "+ \

Definition of metempirics

: the study of concepts and relationships conceived as beyond and yet related to knowledge gained empirically metempirics sweeps out of this region in search of the otherness of things— G. H. Lewes

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“Metempirics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/metempirics. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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