Definitions of analytic:
  • adjective:   using or subjected to a methodology using algebra and calculus
    Example: "Analytic statics"
  • adjective:   of a proposition that is necessarily true independent of fact or experience
    Example: "`all spinsters are unmarried' is an analytic proposition"
  • adjective:   expressing a grammatical category by using two or more words rather than inflection
  • adjective:   using or skilled in using analysis (i.e., separating a whole--intellectual or substantial--into its elemental parts or basic principles)
    Example: "An analytic experiment"

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