phenomenological

adjective
phe·​nom·​e·​no·​log·​i·​cal | \fi-ˌnä-mə-nə-ˈlä-ji-kəl \

Definition of phenomenological 

1 : of or relating to phenomenology

3 : of or relating to phenomenalism

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phenomenologically \fi-​ˌnä-​mə-​nə-​ˈlä-​ji-​k(ə-​)lē \ adverb

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This capability will be provided through basic phenomenological research, hardware, and algorithm development of sense-through-wall technology that can directly support tactical expeditionary urban operations in the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT). Sharon Weinberger, WIRED, "Pentagon Goal: Render Walls “Transparent”," 1 July 2007

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First Known Use of phenomenological

circa 1858, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of phenomenological was circa 1858

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