Relating to the time before the development of modern science or the application of scientific method.
- It is a pre-scientific concept that has been outmoded by modern scientific understanding of matter and natural laws.
- This was not unreasonable in a country whose still powerful intellectual traditions were essentially pre-scientific and divorced from both systematic observation and practical application.
- All the religions which come out of a pre-scientific world need to be reinterpreted and modernised.
For editors and proofreaders
Definition of prescientific in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.