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Synonyms for theoretical

Synonyms for theoretical

existing only in concept and not in reality

concerned primarily with theories rather than practical matters

Synonyms for theoretical

concerned primarily with theories or hypotheses rather than practical considerations

concerned with theories rather than their practical applications


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His time being out, he had 'worked in the shop' at weekly wages seven or eight years more; and had then betaken himself to the banks of the Clyde, where he had studied, and filed, and hammered, and improved his knowledge, theoretical and practical, for six or seven years more.
Objective: The RUBYX project will extend the theoretical foundations for the area of rule-based systems used in theoretical computer science to model biological and chemical processes with the aim of extending their areas of application to new areas.
16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics announced today a multimillion-dollar partnership with the Krembil Foundation to establish prestigious research chairs for two of the world's top young theoretical physicists.
September 9, 2013), was a renowned and prominent Pakistani theoretical physicist and an eminent scientist, specializing in high-energy physics and nuclear physics.
of Heidelberg, Germany) presents a textbook for students who have a reasonably complete knowledge of the material usually taught in the introductory courses on theoretical physics, among them classical mechanics, electrodynamics, quantum mechanics, and thermodynamics.
Such a broad scope of practice necessitates a theoretical foundation that is anchored in the concept of human competence.
Establishes the BMO Financial Group Isaac Newton Chair in Theoretical Physics at Perimeter Institute
Smolin works at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, a think tank in Ontario; his book The Trouble With Physics combines a pungent critique of the regnant views in theoretical physics with a broader meditation on how science works, or fails to work.
degree in theoretical particle physics and the other by a physicist who sometimes works in string theory--that cast string theory in a dramatically unflattering light.
MIT Press' (Cambridge, MA) Science, Technology & Medicine group has begun the publication of "Biological Theory," a new quarterly journal that is devoted to coverage of theoretical advances in the biological and cognitive sciences.
It is essential, therefore, to establish a consensus on a conceptual and theoretical underpinning for effective teaching.
I find this theoretical stance perverse, but given her theoretical inclusiveness, Conor should have given this idea its due.
Levine's theoretical framework is based on existing research from across a variety of scientific and academic disciplines as well as the convergence of clinical evidence and experience.
Pragmatism reinforced this perspective and theoretical speculation was generally disdained.
The property insurers contend that under the terms of the insurance policies, a theoretical measure for rebuilding time must be used.
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