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analytical

adjective     /ˌæn.əˈlɪt.ɪ.kəl/ US  /-ˈlɪt̬-/ (formal analytic, /ˌæn.əlˈɪt.ɪk/ US  /-əˈlɪt̬-/)
C1 examining or liking to examine things very carefully: He has a very analytical mind. Some students have a more analytical approach to learning.Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value analytically     /-ɪ.kəl.i/ adverb Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
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