Analytical - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌænəˈlɪtɪkl|  American pronunciation of the word analytical
Brit.  |anəˈlɪtɪk(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word analytical

adjective

- using or skilled in using analysis (i.e., separating a whole--intellectual or substantial--into its elemental parts or basic principles)(syn: analytic)

analytical reasoning
an analytical mind

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

Examples

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

She's got an analytical mind.

During the course, students will develop their analytical skills.

...people who believe such tosh have the analytical skills of a toddler...

He has a very analytical mind.

Some students have a more analytical approach to learning.

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