Adjective: analytic ,a-nu'li-tik- (mathematics) 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"; "a keenly analytic man"; - analytical - (linguistics) expressing a grammatical category by using two or more words rather than inflection
- uninflected - (logic) of a proposition that is necessarily true independent of fact or experience
"'all spinsters are unmarried' is an analytic proposition"; - analytical - (maths) complex valued and complex differentiable
"The professor introduced analytic functions of several complex variables"; - holomorphic
See also: a priori, deductive, isolating, logical Antonym: synthetic Encyclopedia: Analytic |