 Analytic

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Generally speaking, analytic (from Greek ἀναλυτικός  analytikos) refers to the "having the ability to analyze" or "division into elements or principles."
It can also have the following meanings:
Natural sciences
 In chemistry:
 Analytical chemistry, the analysis of material samples to learn their chemical composition and structure
 Analytical technique
 Analytical concentration
 In mathematics:
 Abstract analytic number theory, the application of ideas and techniques from analytic number theory to other mathematical fields
 Analytic capacity, a number that denotes how big a certain bounded analytic function can become
 Analytic combinatorics, a branch of combinatorics that describes combinatorial classes using generating functions
 Analytic continuation, a technique to extend the domain of definition of a given analytic function
 Analytical expression, a mathematical expression using wellknown operations that lend themselves readily to calculation
 Analytic function, a function that is locally given by a convergent power series
 Analytic geometry, the study of geometry using the principles of algebra
 Analytic number theory, a branch of number theory that uses methods from mathematical analysis
 Analytic solution: a solution to a problem that can be written in "closed form" in terms of known functions, constants, etc. ^{[1]}
 Analytic variety, the set of common solutions of several equations involving analytic functions
 In set theory:
 In proof theory:
 Analytic proof, in structural proof theory, a proof whose structure is simple in a special way
 Method of analytic tableaux, a fundamental concept in automated theorem proving
 Other mathematical areas:
 Analytic element method, a numerical method used to solve partial differential equations
 Analytic manifold, a topological manifold with analytic transition maps
 In Computer Science:
 Analytic grammar, a kind of formal grammar that works by successively reducing input strings to simpler forms
 Analytical IT
 Analytical software
 Other scientific areas:
 Analytic signal, a particular representation of a signal
 Analytical mechanics, a refined, highly mathematical form of classical mechanics
 Analytical balance, a very high precision (0.1 mg or better) weighing scale
 Analytical ultracentrifuge, an ultracentrifuge that can monitor samples while they're being spun
Philosophy
 Analytic philosophy
 Analytic proposition, a statement whose truth can be determined solely through analysis of its meaning
 Analytical Thomism, the movement to present the thought of Thomas Aquinas in the style of modern analytic philosophy
 Postanalytic philosophy
Social sciences
 In psychology:
 Analytical psychology, part of the Jungian psychology movement
 Analytical psychodrama
 Individual analytical psychodrama
 Cognitive analytic therapy
 Psychoanalysis
 In sociology:
 Analytic induction, the systematic examination of similarities between various social phenomena to develop concepts or ideas
 Analytic frame, a detailed sketch or outline of some social phenomenon, representing initial idea of a scientist analyzing this phenomenon
 In politics:
 Analytical Marxism, an interpretation of Marxism
 In linguistics:
 Analytic language, a natural language in which most morphemes are free (separate), instead of fused together
Finance
 A financial analytic is a standardized measurement of an asset's attributes.
Other areas
 Analytical jurisprudence, the use of analytical reasoning to study legal theory
 Analytic journalism
 Analytic cubism, one of two major branches of the cubism artistic movement
 Analytical skills
 AnalyticalLiteral Translation, a very literal translation of the Bible
See also
 Synthesis (disambiguation)
 Analytical engine, a 19th century mechanical generalpurpose computer designed by Charles Babbage
 Analytical Society, a 19th century British group who promoted the use of Leibnizian or analytical calculus, as opposed to Newtonian calculus
References
 ^ Weisstein, Eric W. "Analytic." From MathWorld  A Wolfram Web Resource. http://mathworld.wolfram.com/Analytic.html
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analytic — [an΄ə lit′ik] adj. [ML analyticus < Gr analytikos < analytos, soluble: see ANALYSIS] 1. of analysis or analytics 2. that separates into constituent parts 3. skilled in or using analysis [an analytic mind] 4. Linguis. expressing syntactic… … English World dictionary
Analytic — An a*lyt ic, Analytical An a*lyt ic*al, a. [Gr. ?: cf. F. analytique. See {Analysis}.] Of or pertaining to analysis; resolving into elements or constituent parts; as, an analytical experiment; opposed to {synthetic}. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
analytic — analytic/synthetic analytical philosophy … Philosophy dictionary
analytic — index deductive, discursive (analytical), logical Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
analytic — (adj.) c.1600, from M.L. analyticus, from Gk. analytikos analytical, from analytos dissolved (see ANALYSIS (Cf. analysis)) … Etymology dictionary
analytic — / analytical [adj] examining and determining cogent, conclusive, detailed, diagnostic, discrete, dissecting, explanatory, expository, inquiring, inquisitive, interpretive, investigative, judicious, logical, organized, penetrating, perceptive,… … New thesaurus
analytic — analytically, adv. /an l it ik/, adj. 1. pertaining to or proceeding by analysis (opposed to synthetic). 2. skilled in or habitually using analysis. 3. (of a language) characterized by a relatively frequent use of function words, auxiliary verbs … Universalium
analytic — or analytical adjective Etymology: Late Latin analyticus, from Greek analytikos, from analyein Date: 1601 1. of or relating to analysis or analytics; especially separating something into component parts or constituent elements … New Collegiate Dictionary
analytic — adj. Analytic is used with these nouns: ↑method, ↑philosopher, ↑philosophy … Collocations dictionary
analytic — [[t]æ̱nəlɪ̱tɪk[/t]] ADJ GRADED Analytic means the same as analytical. [mainly AM] … English dictionary