Scientist vs Scientificity - What's the difference?

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Scientist is a related term of scientificity.


As nouns the difference between scientist and scientificity

is that scientist is one whose activities make use of the scientific method to answer questions regarding the measurable universe a scientist may be involved in original research, or make use of the results of the research of others while scientificity is the quality or state of being scientific.

scientist

Noun

(en noun)
  • One whose activities make use of the scientific method to answer questions regarding the measurable universe. A scientist may be involved in original research, or make use of the results of the research of others.
  • * {{quote-magazine, date=2012-01
  • , author=Stephen Ledoux, volume=100, issue=1, page=60, magazine=(American Scientist) , title= Behaviorism at 100 , passage=Becoming more aware of the progress that scientists' have made on behavioral fronts can reduce the risk that other natural ' scientists will resort to mystical agential accounts when they exceed the limits of their own disciplinary training.}}
  • * {{quote-magazine, date=2013-06-21, author= Karen McVeigh
  • , volume=189, issue=2, page=10, magazine=(The Guardian Weekly) , title= US rules human genes can't be patented , passage=The US supreme court has ruled unanimously that natural human genes cannot be patented, a decision that scientists and civil rights campaigners said removed a major barrier to patient care and medical innovation.}}

    Derived terms

    * computer scientist * natural scientist * pseudoscientist noun

    See also

    * peer review

    scientificity

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The quality or state of being scientific.
  • Synonyms

    * scientificality * scientificness (less common)