Methodological vs Procedural - What's the difference?

methodological | procedural |

As adjectives the difference between methodological and procedural

is that methodological is of, pertaining to, or using methodology while procedural is procedural.




(en adjective)
  • Of, pertaining to, or using methodology
  • * 2006 , Paul D. Hastings, Johanna Vyncke, Caroline Sullivan, Kelly E. McShane, Michael Benibgui, William Utendale, ,
  • No single study will ever be able to overcome any and all methodological limitations.




    (en adjective)
  • Related to procedure.
  • The judge dismissed the case on procedural grounds; it wasn't the facts or the law, it was just they hadn't filed the correct forms.
  • (computing) Generated by means of a procedure, rather than being designed.
  • a procedural''' texture; '''procedural terrain

    Derived terms

    * procedurally


    (en noun)
  • (literature) A type of literature, film, or television program involving a sequence of technical detail.
  • * 2000 , Gary Hausladen, Places for Dead Bodies (page 35)
  • It is only fitting that the investigation of place-based police procedurals begins in America, where the police procedural was invented and turned into a literary art form.

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