Meaning of “methodology” in the English Dictionary

"methodology" in British English

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methodologynoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌmeθ.əˈdɒl.ə.dʒi/ us /ˌmeθ.əˈdɑː.lə.dʒi/
methodological
adjective uk /ˌmeθ.ə.dəlˈɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl/ us /ˌmeθ.ə.dəlˈɑː.dʒɪ.kəl/
methodologically
adverb /ˌmeθ.ə.dəlˈɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl.i/ /-ˈɑː.dʒɪ-/

a study that was methodologically sound/unsound

(Definition of “methodology” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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methodologynoun [ C ]

us /ˌmeθ·əˈdɑl·ə·dʒi/

a set of methods used in a particular area of study or activity:

The two researchers are using different methodologies.
methodological
adjective /ˌmeθ·ə·dəlˈɑdʒ·ɪ·kəl/

There are some methodological solutions to this problem.

(Definition of “methodology” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"methodology" in Business English

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methodologynoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌmeθəˈdɒlədʒi/ us plural methodologies

a system of ways of doing, teaching, or studying something:

The methodology and findings of the research team have been criticized.
methodological
adjective

the methodological approach taken by the researchers

(Definition of “methodology” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)