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a scientist who devotes himself to doing research


give evidence


an extended social group having a distinctive cultural and economic organization


quick to notice


a collection of facts from which conclusions may be drawn

emperical evidence

Information received through systematic and objective observation. you learn through your environment


when you explain or interpret the things you observe

objective reasoning

reasoning based on evidence

subjective reasoning

reasoning based on personal feelings or values


an activity resembling science but based on fallacious assumptions


instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity


any stimulating information or event


a particular course of action intended to achieve a result


production of a certain amount


response to an inquiry or experiment

scientific theory

a theory that explains scientific observations

scientific law

a statement that describes what scientists expect to happen every time under a particular set of conditions


the property of having material worth (often indicated by the amount of money something would bring if sold)


something that aids or promotes well-being

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