the scientific method

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the scientific method

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

Word by Word Definitions

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

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

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

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

  3. : a systematic plan followed in presenting material for instruction


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