- any of various methods, theories, or systems, as astrology, psychokinesis, or clairvoyance, considered as having no scientific basis.
Origin of pseudoscience
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Examples from the Web for pseudoscience
From ‘Clueless’ to Clueless By Lizzie Crocker Diapers are ‘pseudoscience.’The Best of the Beast, April 21-April 27
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They thus founded the pseudoscience denominated phrenology, which we now know has practically nothing to justify itself.An Epitome of the History of Medicine
The subject in question is the old familiar one of false inductions or pseudoscience.A History of Science, Volume 1(of 5)
Henry Smith Williams
- a discipline or approach that pretends to be or has a close resemblance to science
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