Definition of 'analytic'
Using or subjected to a methodology using algebra and calculus; "analytic statics"
Using or skilled in using analysis (i.e., separating a whole --intellectual or substantial--into its elemental parts or basic principles); "an analytic experiment"; "an analytic approach"; "a keenly analytic man"; "analytical reasoning"; "an analytical mind" [syn: analytic, analytical] [ant: synthetic, synthetical]
Expressing a grammatical category by using two or more words rather than inflection [syn: analytic, uninflected] [ant: synthetic]
Synonyms of 'analytic'
From: Moby Thesaurus
- a fortiori,
- a posteriori,
- a priori,