n. experimental tests, empirical inquiry

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • docimasy — doc·i·ma·sy däs ə mə sē n, pl sies DOCIMASIA …   Medical dictionary

  • docimasy — doc·i·ma·sy …   English syllables

  • docimasy —   n. experimental testing or inquiry.    ♦ docimology, n. treatise on this, especially on assaying metals.    ♦ docimastic, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • docimasy — …   Useful english dictionary

  • acid test — Synonyms and related words: assay, blank determination, brouillon, criterion, crucial test, crucible, determination, docimasy, essay, feeling out, first draft, kiteflying, ordeal, probation, proof, rough draft, rough sketch, sounding out,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • anatomy — Synonyms and related words: aerobiology, agrobiology, amnion, analysis, analyzation, anatomist, anatomizing, angiography, angiology, animal physiology, anthropography, anthropologist, anthropology, anthropometry, anthropotomy, appendicular… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • assay — Synonyms and related words: acid test, analysis, analyzation, analyze, anatomize, anatomizing, anatomy, appraise, appreciate, approach, assaying, assess, attempt, bid, blank determination, break down, break up, breakdown, breaking down, breaking… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • breakdown — Synonyms and related words: analysis, analyzation, anatomizing, anatomy, assay, assaying, bankruptcy, bloodless revolution, bouleversement, breakage, breaking down, breaking up, breakup, cataclysm, catastrophe, cave, cave in, circulatory collapse …   Moby Thesaurus

  • breakup — Synonyms and related words: ablation, analysis, analyzation, anatomizing, anatomy, apoplexy, assay, assaying, atomization, biodegradability, biodegradation, bloodbath, bloodless revolution, blue ruin, bouleversement, breakdown, breaking down,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • criterion — Synonyms and related words: Procrustean law, acid test, adjudgment, antetype, antitype, archetype, assay, barometer, benchmark, biotype, blank determination, brouillon, canon, check, classic example, code, crucial test, crucible, degree,… …   Moby Thesaurus

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.