Definition of analytical in English:


Syllabification: an·a·lyt·i·cal
Pronunciation: /ˌanlˈitikəl


  • Relating to or using analysis or logical reasoning: analytical methods a suave, analytical type who missed his calling as a lawyer
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    • The analytical reason for charitable generosity is, of course, the alleviation of guilt.
    • Let's take a close look at Mercury, the planet connected with logical analytical thought.
    • But how can ID claim to be a critical analytical theory worthy of study in a science classroom?
    systematic, logical, scientific, methodical, left-brained, (well) organized, ordered, orderly, meticulous, rigorous; diagnostic



Pronunciation: /-ik(ə)lē/
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  • The left's patronizing quasi-colonialist view of the benighted Arabs was not just analytically incorrect.
  • He took this jury, obviously, analytically through the evidence.
  • Actually, I've never really thought about this analytically.

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