Meaning of EMPIRICAL in English

EMPIRICAL

Empirical evidence or study relies on practical experience rather than theories.

There is no ~ evidence to support his thesis.

ADJ: usu ADJ n

~ly

...~ly based research...

They approached this part of their task ~ly.

ADV: usu ADV adj/-ed, ADV after v

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