prescientific

/ (ˌpriːsaɪənˈtɪfɪk) /

adjective

of or relating to the period before the development of modern science and its methods

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Example sentences from the Web for prescientific

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

    Dream Psychology|Sigmund Freud