Polls in a number of swing states show Romney doing better than Perry in theoretical match-ups against Obama.
In their hands, conservatism ceased to be a theoretical oddity or academic exercise.
After all, as a theoretical physicist, Kaku belongs to one of the most toy-obsessed disciplines in all of academic science.
Physically, everything happens as if the theoretical zero was really a beginning.
It didn't really bother me if my future husband (who was only theoretical at the time) would someday disapprove and freak out.
We are shut up to this conclusion, not by theoretical considerations, but by experience.
This must include both the theoretical and the practical work.
Aesthetical judgements can be divided just like theoretical (logical) judgements into empirical and pure.
But theoretical politics are more practical than practical politics.
The actual diagram will vary somewhat from the theoretical, as shown by the shaded lines.
1610s, from Late Latin theoreticus "of or pertaining to theory," from Greek theoretikos "contemplative, pertaining to theory" (by Aristotle contrasted to praktikos), from theoretos "that may be seen or considered," from theorein "to consider, look at" (see theory). Related: Theoretically.
theoretical the·o·ret·i·cal (thē'ə-rět'ĭ-kəl)
Of, relating to, or based on theory.
Restricted to theory; not practical.