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empirical

adjective
variants: also empiric

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1 based on observation or experience
  • guidelines for raising children that are based on empirical evidence

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2 capable of being proven as true or real
  • a philosopher who does not regard "God exists" as an empirical statement

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The first known use of empirical was in 1576

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“Empirical.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/empirical. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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