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prescientific

/ (ˌpriːsaɪənˈtɪfɪk) /
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adjective
of or relating to the period before the development of modern science and its methods
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How to use prescientific in a sentence

  • In what we may term "prescientific days" people were in no uncertainty about the interpretation of dreams.

    Dream Psychology|Sigmund Freud
  • The problem of the connection of body and soul is as insoluble, in its modern form, as it was in the prescientific ages.

  • But why keep alive and circulate as truth these animal legends of the prescientific ages?

    The Last Harvest|John Burroughs
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