# Analytic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

*Amer.*|ˌænəˈlɪtɪk|

*Brit.*|anəˈlɪtɪk|

#### adjective ▼

- using or subjected to a methodology using algebra and calculus

- of a proposition that is necessarily true independent of fact or experience

analytic statics

*(syn: analytical)*an analytic experiment

an analytic approach

a keenly analytic man

analytical reasoning

an analytical mind

*(syn: uninflected)*- of a proposition that is necessarily true independent of fact or experience

*(syn: analytical)*'all spinsters are unmarried' is an analytic proposition

### Examples

...presented a very analytical argument for the defendant's guilt...

He has a very analytical mind.

Some students have a more analytical approach to learning.

'all spinsters are unmarried' is an analytic proposition