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In 1955, I got my degree in electrical-mechanical engineering. I realised, however, that my interest was less in practical applications than in the understanding of the underlying **theoretical** structure, and I decided to learn physics.

Francois Englert

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The first definition of theoretical in the **dictionary** is *of or based on theory.* Other definition of theoretical is *lacking practical application or actual existence; hypothetical.* Theoretical is also *using or dealing in theory; impractical.*

aesthetical

iːsˈθɛtɪkəl

alphabetical

ˌælfəˈbɛtɪkəl

antipathetical

ˌæntɪpəˈθɛtɪkəl

antitheoretical

ˌæntɪˌθiːəˈrɛtɪkəl

antithetical

ˌæntɪˈθɛtɪkəl

ascetical

əˈsɛtɪkəl

catechetical

ˌkætɪˈkɛtɪkəl

cosmetical

kɒzˈmɛtɪkəl

esthetical

iːsˈθɛtɪkəl

exegetical

ˌɛksɪˈdʒɛtɪkəl

heretical

hɪˈrɛtɪkəl

hermetical

hɜːˈmɛtɪkəl

homiletical

ˌhɒmɪˈlɛtɪkəl

hypothetical

ˌhaɪpəˈθɛtɪkəl

Masoretical

ˌmæsəˈrɛtɪkəl

metatheoretical

ˌmɛtəθɪəˈrɛtɪkəl

nontheoretical

ˌnɒnˌθiːəˈrɛtɪkəl

reticle

ˈrɛtɪkəl

unpoetic

ˌʌnpəʊˈɛtɪkəl

untheoretical

ˌʌnθiːəˈrɛtɪkəl

theorbist

theorbo

theorem

theorematic

theorematical

theorematically

theorematist

theoremic

theoretic

theoretical physicist

theoretical physics

theoretically

theoretician

theoretics

theoric

theories

theorisation

theoriser

theorist

theorization

aeronautical

analytical

chemical

cortical

critical

diacritical

elliptical

grammatical

identical

mathematical

metical

mystical

nautical

optical

pharmaceutical

political

practical

skeptical

statistical

tactical

vertical

SYNONYMS

synonyms of theoretical

abstract · academic · conjectural · hypothetical · ideal · impractical · nominal · notional · postulatory · pure · speculative · unproven

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I recognise that Socialism has ended its purely **theoretical** course, and that the hour to construct has come.

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There is no **theoretical** study of motherhood. You know, before I became a mother, I did play a mother, but I was like - I was more thinking of my own mother. I was doing my mother.

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I think I was first awakened to musical exploration by Dizzy Gillespie and Bird. It was through their work that I began to learn about musical structures and the more **theoretical** aspects of music.

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The natural evolution of a well-educated populus is integration. And this is not political; it's not **theoretical**; it's not even partisan.

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The methods of **theoretical** physics should be applicable to all those branches of thought in which the essential features are expressible with numbers.

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The amount of detailed information which an individual has at his command and his **theoretical** elaborations of the same are mutually dependent; they grow in and through each other.

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In 1955, I got my degree in electrical-mechanical engineering. I realised, however, that my interest was less in practical applications than in the understanding of the underlying **theoretical** structure, and I decided to learn physics.

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The frontier orbital approach was further developed in various directions by my own group and many other scientists, both **theoretical** and experimental.

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Starting from first principles, the authors have successfully produced a unified and thorough treatment of the subjects of generation, propagation, absorption, reflection, and scattering of compressional waves in fluids, progressing to such ...

Philip McCord Morse, **1986**

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A text that stresses the general concepts of the theory of statistics Theoretical Statistics provides a systematic statement of the theory of statistics, emphasizing general concepts rather than mathematical rigor.

D.R. Cox, D.V. Hinkley, **1979**

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The
Instead of shying away from the equations and maths that are essential to any understanding of physics, The Theoretical Minimum provides a toolkit that you won't find in any other popular science book.

George Hrabovsky, **2013**

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Theoretical Perspectives on Gender and Development demystifies the theory of gender and development and shows how it plays an important role in everyday life.

Jane L. Parpart, Patricia Connelly, Eudine Barriteau, **2000**

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Classic in field covers airfoils, subsonic and supersonic flow round a wing, aircraft as a whole, etc. Nearly 400 exercises, great number of illus. 4th (1966) edition.

Louis Melville Milne-Thomson, **1966**

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Classic exposition of the mathematical theory of fluid motion, applicable to both hydrodynamics and aerodynamics. Treatment based on vector methods and notation. Over 600 exercises. 391 diagrams. 1968 edition.

Louis Melville Milne-Thomson, **1996**

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Among the finest, most comprehensive treatments of theoretical physics ever written, this classic volume comprises a superb introduction to the main branches of the discipline and offers solid grounding for further research in a variety of ...

Georg Joos, **1986**

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Approaching Human Geography: An Introduction to Contemporary ...
The principal chapters of the book are framed by both a preface and an epilogue, which address questions about relativism in approaching human geography, while also stressing the need for continued commitment and critical sensitivity in ...

Paul J. Cloke Chris Philo David Sadler, Professor Paul J Cloke, Professor Chris Philo, **1991**

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Introduction to
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Nobel Prize-winning **theoretical** physicist

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Endless oscillations: A **theoretical** study on quantum systems

A quantum system never relaxes. An isolated system (like a cloud of cold atoms trapped in optical grids) will endlessly oscillate between its different ... «Phys.Org, May 15»

Stephen Hawking Uses **Theoretical** Physics to Calm Heartbroken …

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Feds ask airlines to look for **theoretical** WiFi hacks

"Although the media claims remain **theoretical** and unproven, the media publicity associated with these statements may encourage actors to use the described ... «Engadget, Apr 15»

Researchers establish **theoretical** framework for graphene physics

The reasons behind why the hybrid material performed as such were unexplained until this new **theoretical** framework was created by researchers from ... «Phys.Org, Apr 15»

UF journalism icon Hugh Cunningham paired practical, **theoretical** …

Hugh Cunningham, a passionate advocate for a strong, independent fourth estate, trained generations of journalists to boldly seek the truth. Cunningham, one of ... «Gainesville Sun, Mar 15»

Charles Munger, Warren Buffett's Longtime Business Partner, Makes …

He was expected to announce on Friday that he has donated $65 million to the Kavli Institute for **Theoretical** Physics at the University of California, Santa ... «New York Times, Oct 14»

Does Selling **Theoretical** Performance Put Investors First?

It sounds impressive, but after reading the marketing materials' fine print, you discover that the results shown are **theoretical** and reflect the outcome of a backtest ... «CFA Institute Enterprising Investor, Aug 14»

A Thorne-Żytkow object - a unique "hybrid star" - has been discovered in the Universe, proving the existence of a once purely **theoretical** celestial object. (Photo ... «Nature World News, Jun 14»

REFERENCE

« EDUCALINGO. *Theoretical* [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/theoretical>. Oct 2020 ».