Empirical Definition

ĕm-pîrĭ-kəl
adjective
Relying or based solely on experiment and observation rather than theory.
The empirical method.
Webster's New World
Verifiable or provable by means of observation or experiment.
Empirical laws.
American Heritage Medicine
Relying or based on practical experience without reference to scientific principles.
An empirical remedy.
Webster's New World

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

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Origin of Empirical

  • From empiric +‎ -al.

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