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hypothetico–deductive

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adjective hy·po·thet·i·co–de·duc·tive \ˌhī-pə-ˈthet-i-ˌkō-di-ˈdək-tiv\

Medical Definition of hypothetico–deductive

  1. :  of or relating to scientific method in which hypotheses suggested by the facts of observation are proposed and consequences deduced from them so as to test the hypotheses and evaluate the consequences


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