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Conceptual vs. Empirical

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Conceptualadjective

Of, or relating to concepts or mental conception; existing in the imagination.

‘We defined a conceptual model before designing the real thing.’;

Empiricaladjective

Pertaining to or based on experience.

Conceptualadjective

Of or relating to conceptualism.

Empiricaladjective

Pertaining to, derived from, or testable by observations made using the physical senses or using instruments which extend the senses.

Conceptualadjective

Pertaining to conception.

Empiricaladjective

(philosophy of science) Verifiable by means of scientific experimentation.

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Conceptualadjective

being or characterized by concepts or their formation;

‘conceptual discussions’; ‘the schizophrenic loses ability to abstract or do conceptual thinking’;

Empiricaladjective

derived from experiment and observation rather than theory;

‘an empirical basis for an ethical theory’; ‘empirical laws’; ‘empirical data’; ‘an empirical treatment of a disease about which little is known’;

Conceptualadjective

relating to or based on mental concepts

‘philosophy deals with conceptual difficulties’;

Empiricaladjective

relying on medical quackery;

‘empiric treatment’;

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