What does analytical mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. analytic, analytical(adj)

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

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


  1. analytical(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to analysis; resolving into elements or constituent parts; as, an analytical experiment

  2. analytical(Adjective)

    Analytic reasoning as opposed to synthetic.

  3. Origin: Gr. ?: compare with French analytique. See Analysis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Analytical(adj)

    of or pertaining to analysis; resolving into elements or constituent parts; as, an analytical experiment; analytic reasoning; -- opposed to synthetic

  2. Origin: [Gr. : cf. F. analytique. See Analysis.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of analytical in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of analytical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ahmet Uzumcu:

    While further details of the laboratory analyses will follow, the analytical results already obtained are incontrovertible.

  2. Sally Augustin:

    Cooler, bluish light is generally good for analytical thinking, while warmer bulbs are better for socializing and interaction with other people.

  3. Peter Kondos:

    If this technology proves valuable, then we will equip our technology center, as well as our analytical labs in our operations throughout the world with these instruments.

  4. Wilbur Ross:

    It will demonstrate the administration's intention not to hip shoot, not to do anything casual, not to do anything abruptly, but to take a very measured and analytical approach.

  5. Richard III:

    Photogrammetry provides a fantastic analytical tool that allows us to examine the grave from angles that would have been physically difficult or impossible to achieve during the excavation.

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