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1. theoretic

adjective. concerned primarily with theories or hypotheses rather than practical considerations.

Synonyms

  • a priori
  • abstractive
  • notional
  • theoretical
  • divinatory
  • speculative
  • suppositional
  • supposititious
  • supposed
  • theory-based
  • metaphysical
  • suppositious
  • conjectural
  • hypothetic

Antonyms

  • inductive
  • a posteriori
  • synthetic
  • concrete

Etymology

  • theoreticus (Latin)
  • θεωρητικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Example sentences of the word theoretic


1. Adjective
While your aims give your research thematic and theoretic direction, objectives give concrete steps on how to manifest those concepts and theories.

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