the scientific method

Definition of the scientific method

technical

  1. :  the process that is used by scientists for testing ideas and theories by using experiments and careful observation

Word by Word Definitions

scientificplay
  1. :  of, relating to, or exhibiting the methods or principles of science

    :  conducted in the manner of science or according to results of investigation by science :  practicing or using thorough or systematic methods

methodplay
  1. :  a procedure or process for attaining an object: such as

    :  a systematic procedure, technique, or mode of inquiry employed by or proper to a particular discipline or art

    :  a systematic plan followed in presenting material for instruction


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