Origin of heuristic
Related formsheu·ris·ti·cal·ly, adverbnon·heu·ris·tic, adjectiveun·heu·ris·tic, adjectiveun·heu·ris·ti·cal·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for heuristics
Furthermore, to handle the massive influx of information we process on a moment-by-moment basis, the brain relies on heuristics.The World Is Getting Better, Argues New Book, ‘Abundance’|Sam Harris|February 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
After all, the logic of actions, influenced by heuristics as well, and the logic inherent to literacy are not identical.
Logic, rhetoric, heuristics, and dialectics interact inside this framework.
Mediation, along with heuristics, is definitory of the human species.
British Dictionary definitions for heuristics (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for heuristics (2 of 2)
- maths science philosophy using or obtained by exploration of possibilities rather than by following set rules
- computing denoting a rule of thumb for solving a problem without the exhaustive application of an algorithma heuristic solution