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ˌæn lˈɪt ɪkan·a·lyt·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. analytic(adj)

    using or subjected to a methodology using algebra and calculus

    "analytic statics"

  2. analytic, analytical(adj)

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

    "an analytic experiment"; "an analytic approach"; "a keenly analytic man"; "analytical reasoning"; "an analytical mind"

  3. analytic, uninflected(adj)

    expressing a grammatical category by using two or more words rather than inflection

  4. analytic, analytical(adj)

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

    "`all spinsters are unmarried' is an analytic proposition"


  1. analytic(Adjective)

    of, or relating to any form of analysis, or to analytics

  2. analytic(Adjective)

    of, or relating to division into elements or principles

  3. analytic(Adjective)

    having the ability to analyse

  4. analytic(Adjective)

    (of a proposition) that follows necessarily; tautologous

  5. analytic(Adjective)

    of, or relating to algebra or a similar method of analysis

  6. analytic(Adjective)

    being defined in terms of objects of differential calculus such as derivatives

  7. analytic(Adjective)

    using multiple simple words, instead of inflection

Webster Dictionary

  1. Analytic(adj)

    alt. of Analytical

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. analytic

    That which partakes of the property of analysis, and is reducible thereby.

How to pronounce analytic?

  1. Alex
    US English

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  1. analytic


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of analytic in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of analytic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of analytic in a Sentence

  1. The Israeli source:

    Government agencies struggling to foil terror attacks need access to technologies that allow them to connect their data fragments, making it possible to handle daily data challenges, with this system, all data can then be easily navigated, processed and represented by employing a set of powerful analytic tools and unique algorithms.

  2. John Brennan:

    I think The New York Times.The Times's kind of silly. Is there a criminal investigation now on analytic judgments and the activities of CIA in terms of trying to protect our national security ?

  3. Lukas Wartman:

    This sequencing technology — using these analytic platforms — gives us a better opportunity to make headway against cancer than ever before, now is the time that we need to think about how we can stay in the fight against cancer, the war against cancer, and keep pushing forward and find ways to continue to make significant improvements in the way we are treating patients.

  4. Sigmund Freud:

    The analytic psychotherapist thus has a threefold battle to wage -- in his own mind against the forces which seek to drag him down from the analytic level; outside the analysis, against opponents who dispute the importance he attaches to the sexual instinctual forces and hinder him from making use of them in his scientific technique; and inside the analysis, against his patients, who at first behave like opponents but later on reveal the overvaluation of sexual life which dominates them, and who try to make him captive to their socially untamed passion.

  5. Timothy Head:

    They speak with a tremendous amount of conviction and resolve, and I think that Jeb's style, his personality and personal countenance is more contemplative and analytic.

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