Dictionary.net

Loading...

Usage examples for scientific

  1. With such vast scientific resources nothing seemed impossible to Martians. – Zarlah the Martian by R. Norman Grisewood
  2. His poetry is the reality, his philosophy- so far, at least, as it may put on the form and habit of " a scientific system of thought," and the more that it puts them on- is the illusion. – Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold by Matthew Arnold
  3. It is generally admitted that the age in which we live is a scientific age. – Heart and Soul by Victor Mapes (AKA Maveric Post)
  4. For the statements of fact contained in these chapters I am largely indebted to the valuable studies presented in the first volume of Mr. Charles Booth's Labour and Life of the People, a work which, when completed, will place the study of problems of poverty upon a solid scientific basis which has hitherto been wanting. – Problems of Poverty by John A. Hobson
  5. We'll add a page to scientific history- a whole big chapter! – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930 by Various
  6. I wish that every scientific man on the face of the earth could be safely placed behind prison bars. – Jennie Baxter, Journalist by Robert Barr
  7. God, who is the final reason of everything, is the scientific explanation of nothing. – Outlines of a Philosophy of Religion based on Psychology and History by Auguste Sabatier
  8. You came to find gold; you brought to bear upon the situation your scientific knowledge instead of a prospector's poor brain; and you have found gold, I am sure! – The Desert Valley by Jackson Gregory
  9. This culture is more interesting and more far- reaching than that other, which is founded solely on the scientific passion for knowing. – Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold by Matthew Arnold
  10. There being no learned society in all America at the time, Franklin's scientific experiments were almost all recorded in letters written to interested friends; and he was never in any haste to write these letters. – Four American Leaders by Charles William Eliot
  11. Or, to put the matter in another way, scientific men as a body- and, indeed, all persons whose ideas on such matters are abreast of the times- perceive plainly enough that a religious explanation of any natural phenomenon is, from a scientific point of view, no explanation at all. – Thoughts on Religion by George John Romanes
  12. So he promised himself that he would devote his time to scientific work and make his mark in this. – The Mind and Its Education by George Herbert Betts
  13. Early in the evening the doctor leaves us to go to a scientific meeting. – The Two Destinies by Wilkie Collins
  14. Both are scientific and practical departments. – Government and Administration of the United States by Westel W. Willoughby and William F. Willoughby
  15. But, as I have indicated, it is not in the scientific aspect of this remarkable theory that I am for the moment interested. – The Defendant by G.K. Chesterton
  16. Here, then, is a " group fact" which is of interest from a scientific point of view. – Mentally Defective Children by Alfred Binet Théodore Simon
  17. It came down, supported by what mechanical or scientific device I never knew. – Tarrano the Conqueror by Raymond King Cummings
  18. We do not, or should not, demand scientific truth of them. – The Life of the Spirit and the Life of To-day by Evelyn Underhill
  19. Scientific men of the first rank have seen a table move by itself, and walk upstairs by itself. – The New Jerusalem by G. K. Chesterton
  20. How often is the discovery of a planet, of a truth, of a scientific fact, made at once in different places far apart! – Donal Grant by George MacDonald
X