Meaning of ANALYTICAL in English

/ ˌænəˈlɪtɪkl; NAmE / (also ana·lyt·ic / ˌænəˈlɪtɪk; NAmE /) adjective


using a logical method of thinking about sth in order to understand it, especially by looking at all the parts separately :

She has a clear analytical mind.

an analytic approach to the problem


using scientific analysis in order to find out about sth :

analytical methods of research

►  ana·lyt·ic·al·ly / -kli; NAmE / adverb

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.