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  • adj. Alternative form of sciencey.

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Examples

  • Free will denialists all too frequently mask their metaphysics in sciency garb.

    2008 December - Telic Thoughts

  • Phil, with wife Kaja, is currently creating the gaslamp-era mad-sciency, which is pretty awesome except in one respect.

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  • Most of the time, the claimed "scientific evidence" is nothing of the sort - often, it's nonsense using "sciency" words to seem right.

    Archive 2010-02-01

  • Instead of asking what's wrong with the questions, you should just ask why the questioners couldn't just look at the candidates websites and figure out for themselves where they stand on global warming, education, defense, and healthcare – rather than forming a liberal think tank to try and frame these questions all "sciency".

    14 Important Science Questions

  • Yet, others who know nothing about proper research or publication are suckered in by the fact that he applies "sciency" research to his claims "Oh, look, he did EDX spectroscopy on dust samples from the collapse!"

    "You may rest assured that I, and hundreds of supporters, will continue to contact you, by email, phone, and perhaps in-person requests...."

  • At what point does IC become just another "sciency" sounding bogus term / concept that was concocted by the agenda driven people behind ID?

    California Literary Review

  • It helps tune the ability to detect bullshit, especially when it comes to science and the "sciency" things the media loves to frighten and coerce you with.

    Nobrainer's Think Tank

  • I was having this discussion with my sciency friends the other day, and we think that the answer is to start paying teachers more (they're not well pain in Aus), then this will attract a better class of student and this may them lead to a better class of teacher of maths and science.

    Why Girls Don't Like Math

  • I call mine science fantasy because it has a bit of both, but I often wonder if it really isn't sciency enough. does that make sense?

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  • When did 4-H decide they were going to get active with, say, having kids do real sciency things?

    4-H Clubs Conduct Nationwide Science Experiments

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