observation definition

  • noun:
    • The act or faculty of observing.
    • the simple fact of being observed.
    • The act of noting and recording one thing, including a phenomenon, with instruments.
    • the end result or record of such notation: a meteorological observation.
    • A comment or remark. See Synonyms at comment.
    • An inference or a judgment that is obtained from or according to observing.
    • The act of observing, in addition to fact of being seen.
    • The work of noting and recording some event; or perhaps the record of such noting.
    • A remark or comment.
    • A judgement centered on observing.
    • The act or perhaps the professors of observing or taking notice; the work of seeing, or of fixing your brain upon, anything.
    • the consequence of an act, or of acts, of observing; view; reflection; conclusion; wisdom.
    • a manifestation of a viewpoint or view upon exactly what you've got observed; a remark.
    • Efficiency of something recommended; adherence used; observance.
    • The work of recognizing and noting some fact or occurrence in general, as an aurora, a corona, or even the structure of an animal.
    • particularly, the work of calculating, with appropriate devices, some magnitude, while the time of an occultation, with a clock; suitable ascension of a star, with a transit instrument and time clock; the sun's rays's altitude, or the length of moon from a star, with a sextant; the heat, with a thermometer, etc.
    • the knowledge so obtained.
    • The act or fact of observing, and noting or fixing inside brain; a seeing and noting; notice: as, a well known fact that will not come under your observance.
    • The routine or energy of observing and noting: because, a man of good observation.
    • An act of scientific observing; a precise remarking (often with measurement) of a fact right provided towards sensory faculties, alongside the conditions under which it is presented: as, a meridian observation, produced by a navigator, where he steps sunlight's altitude whenever on meridian for the purpose of calculating the latitude; the meteorological observations created by the Signal Service Bureau.
    • caused by such a scientific practice; the data attained by observing: because, to tabulate findings.
    • understanding; experience.
    • A remark, specially a remark based or professing become predicated on just what happens to be observed; an opinion expressed.
    • the actual fact to be seen or noticed; notice; remark: because, to flee observance; nervous in order to avoid observance.
    • Observance; consideration to rule, custom, or precept, and performance of whatever is prescribed or required.
    • A rite; a ceremony; an observance.
    • Synonyms Observance, Observation. See observance.
    • test, etc. See experience.
    • Note, Comment, etc. (see remark, n.), annotation.
    • the act of observing; using someone appearance
    • the act of noticing or attending to
    • details discovered by observing
    • the work of making and recording a measurement
    • a remark revealing careful consideration

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