Meaning of EMPIRICAL in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ emˈpɪrɪkəl ]

adj. 1 based or acting on observation or experiment, not on theory. 2 Philos. regarding sense-data as valid information. 3 deriving knowledge from experience alone. øempirical formula Chem. a formula showing the constituents of a compound but not their configuration. øøempirically adv.

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.