CET4 TEM4 考 研 CET6
来自 science,科学，-ent,形容词后缀，-fic,做，产生，得到，词源同 fact,efficient.
- scientific (adj.)
- 1580s, from Middle French scientifique, from Medieval Latin scientificus "pertaining to science," from Latin scientia "knowledge" (see science) + -ficus "making" + facere "to make" (see factitious). Originally used to translate Greek epistemonikos "making knowledge" in Aristotle's "Ethics."
Sciential (mid-15c., "based on knowledge," from Latin scientialis) is the classical purists' choice for an adjective based on science. Scientic (1540s) and scient (late 15c.) also have been used. First record of scientific revolution is from 1803; scientific method is from 1854; scientific notation is from 1961. Related: Scientifical; scientifically.
- 1. The country's economic plight is strangling its scientific institutions.
- 2. People use scientific terms with no clear idea of their meaning.
- 3. Many, if not most, scientific papers are presented orally at scientific meetings.
- 4. Scientific development meant the growth of numerous professions ancillary to medicine.
- 5. There are problems in recruiting suitably qualified scientific officers for NHS laboratories.
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