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analytic

an·a·lyt·ic

analytic

 
pronunciation:
ae n lI tihk
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, pertaining to, or resulting from analysis.
The professor wants the students to take an analytic approach to their reading of the novel.She came to this conclusion by applying an analytic method in her study of the animal's behavior.
synonyms:
investigative
similar words:
critical, diagnostic, systematic
definition 2: tending to analyze.
She has an analytic mind.
synonyms:
investigative
similar words:
critical, diagnostic, inquisitive, logical, questioning, reasonable
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derivations: analytical (adj.), analytically (adv.)
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