pseudoscience

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noun pseu·do·sci·ence \ˌsü-dō-ˈsī-ən(t)s\

Definition of pseudoscience

  1. :  a system of theories, assumptions, and methods erroneously regarded as scientific

pseudoscientific

play \-ˌsī-ən-ˈti-fik\ adjective

pseudoscientist

play \-ˈsī-ən-tist\ noun

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First Known Use of pseudoscience

1796


Medical Dictionary

pseudoscience

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noun pseu·do·sci·ence \ˌsüd-ō-ˈsī-ən(t)s\

Medical Definition of pseudoscience

  1. :  a system of theories, assumptions, and methods erroneously regarded as scientific

pseudoscientific

\-ˌsī-ən-ˈtif-ik\play adjective

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