empirical testing meaning, empirical testing definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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empirical

  
  
Empirical evidence or study relies on practical experience rather than theories.      adj   usu ADJ n  
There is no empirical evidence to support his thesis.     
  empirically      adv   usu ADV adj/-ed, ADV after v  
...empirically based research..., They approached this part of their task empirically.     
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adj.
based on scientific testing or practical experience, not on ideas
I found out that the distance from the pond doesn't affect the number of plants from the empirical data I collected.
n.
Visual Testing
NDT
n.
software created with the purpose of testing other software
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