[ fi-nom-uh-nl-oj-i-kuhl ]
/ fɪˌnɒm ə nlˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl /
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of, relating to, or based on observed or observable facts:The researchers opted for a phenomenological investigation rather than a purely theoretical study.
Philosophy. of or relating to someone’s awareness or experience of something rather than the thing itself:Case study scholars examine a particular phenomenon, while phenomenological scholars examine its essence and meaning as experienced by people in their everyday lives.
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How to use phenomenological in a sentence
This is the closet Bordo comes to a phenomenological approximation of what it was like to be Anne Boleyn.
It also can be understood as forming part of a phenomenological point of view.The Science and Philosophy of the Organism|Hans Driesch