operationalism

noun op·er·a·tion·al·ism \ ˌä-pə-ˈrā-shnə-ˌli-zəm , -shə-nə-ˌli-zəm \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of operationalism

:a view that the concepts or terms used in nonanalytic scientific statements must be definable in terms of identifiable and repeatable operations

operationalist

play \ˌä-pə-ˈrā-shnə-list, -shə-nə-list\ noun

operationalistic

play \ˌä-pə-ˌrā-shnə-ˈli-stik, -shə-nə-ˈli-stik\ adjective

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