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Meanings of Scientificalness:

noun

The quality of being scientific.

Scientism

ˈsʌɪəntɪz(ə)m

Meanings of Scientism:

noun

Thought or expression regarded as characteristic of scientists.

Usage examples:

Indeed, unity is an indispensable plank in the doctrine of scientism, the philosophical underpinnin…

Scientist

ˈsaɪən.tɪst

Meanings of Scientist:

noun

A person who is studying or has expert knowledge of one or more of the natural or physical sciences.

Usage examples:

A research scientist

Meanings of Scientists:

noun

A person who is studying or has expert knowledge of one or more of the natural or physical sciences.

Usage examples:

A research scientist

Scientologist

ˌsaɪ.ənˈtɒl.ə.dʒɪst

Meanings of Scientologist:

noun

A believer in scientology.

Usage examples:

A devout scientologist

Scientology

sʌɪənˈtɒlədʒi

Meanings of Scientology:

noun

A religious system based on the seeking of self-knowledge and spiritual fulfilment through graded courses of study and training. it was founded by american science fiction writer l. ron hubbard (1911–86) in 1955.

Usage examples:

Earlier this month, stunning katie, who was raised a catholic, admitted she had been studying scien…

Meanings of Scil:

adverb

Scilicet.

Scilicet

ˈsɪlɪsɛt

Meanings of Scilicet:

adverb

That is to say; namely (introducing a word to be supplied or an explanation of an ambiguity).

Usage examples:

He said ‘the first thing which struck me when i was going home [scilicet on the evening of day 18] …

Scilla

ˈsɪl.ə

Meanings of Scilla:

noun

A plant of the lily family which typically bears small blue star- or bell-shaped flowers and glossy straplike leaves, native to eurasia and temperate africa.

Usage examples:

The hoop petticoat narcissus, snowdrops, scillas, and crocus are perhaps the most delightful subjec…

Meanings of Scillas:

noun

A plant of the lily family which typically bears small blue star- or bell-shaped flowers and glossy straplike leaves, native to eurasia and temperate africa.

Usage examples:

The hoop petticoat narcissus, snowdrops, scillas, and crocus are perhaps the most delightful subjec…

Meanings of Scillitin:

noun

A bitter toxic substance of uncertain identity (perhaps a mixture) obtained from the sea onion or squill, drimia (formerly scilla) maritima; (in later use) specifically a terpenoid said to have the formula c₂₇ h₂₅ o₆.

Meanings of Scillitine:

noun

A bitter toxic substance of uncertain identity (perhaps a mixture) obtained from the sea onion or squill, drimia (formerly scilla) maritima; (in later use) specifically a terpenoid said to have the formula c₂₇ h₂₅ o₆.

Meanings of Scillitoxin:

noun

A glucoside with cardiac action similar to digitalis.

Scillonian

sɪˈləʊnɪən

Meanings of Scillonian:

adjective

Relating to or characteristic of the scilly isles, a group of about 140 small islands off the south-western tip of england, or their inhabitants.

Usage examples:

The seasonal scillonian ferry
noun

A native or inhabitant of the scilly isles, a group of about 140 small islands off the south-western tip of england.

Usage examples:

One of the scillonians returned as a young man

Scimitar

ˈsɪmɪtə

Meanings of Scimitar:

noun

A short sword with a curved blade that broadens towards the point, used originally in eastern countries.

Usage examples:

Other items include russian swords, scimitars and a shield from turkey.

Meanings of Scimitared:

adjective

Shaped or curved like a scimitar; (botany) †acinaciform (obsolete).

Scimitars

ˈsɪmɪtə

Meanings of Scimitars:

noun

A short sword with a curved blade that broadens towards the point, used originally in eastern countries.

Usage examples:

Other items include russian swords, scimitars and a shield from turkey.

Meanings of Scincoid:

adjective

Of or relating to lizards of the family scincidae and allied forms, especially (in some recent schemes) lizards of the superfamily scincoidea; characteristic of such lizards.

noun

A lizard of the family scincidae or an allied form.

Meanings of Scincoids:

adjective

Of or relating to lizards of the family scincidae and allied forms, especially (in some recent schemes) lizards of the superfamily scincoidea; characteristic of such lizards.

noun

A lizard of the family scincidae or an allied form.

Meanings of Scind:

verb

To divide, separate.

Scintigraphy

sɪnˈtɪɡrəfi

Meanings of Scintigraphy:

noun

A technique in which a scintillation counter or similar detector is used with a radioactive tracer to obtain an image of a bodily organ or a record of its functioning.

Usage examples:

The diagnostic relevance of other techniques (ultrasonography, evacuation scintigraphy, pelvic floo…

Scintilla

sɪnˈtɪl.ə

Meanings of Scintilla:

noun

A tiny trace or spark of a specified quality or feeling.

Usage examples:

A scintilla of doubt

Scintillas

sɪnˈtɪlə

Meanings of Scintillas:

noun

A tiny trace or spark of a specified quality or feeling.

Usage examples:

A scintilla of doubt

Scintillate

ˈsɪntɪleɪt

Meanings of Scintillate:

verb

Emit flashes of light; sparkle.

Usage examples:

The sleek boat seemed to scintillate with a dark blue light

Scintillated

ˈsɪntɪleɪt

Meanings of Scintillated:

verb

Emit flashes of light; sparkle.

Usage examples:

The sleek boat seemed to scintillate with a dark blue light

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