nonscientific

adjective non·sci·en·tif·ic \ ˌnän-ˌsī-ən-ˈti-fik \

Definition of nonscientific

: not of, relating to, or based on science : not scientific
  • nonscientific studies
  • nonscientific views
  • … it is beyond all doubt that the influence of the scientific mind extends to the solving of problems of a nonscientific nature.
  • —Robert Penn Warren

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First Known Use of nonscientific

1849


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