NOUN | cognition | heuristic, heuristic rule, heuristic program | a commonsense rule (or set of rules) intended to increase the probability of solving some problem |
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ADJECTIVE | all | heuristic | of or relating to or using a general formulation that serves to guide investigation |

Sounds | hhyuhrih'stihk | |
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Rhymes | academic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk... |

Meaning | Of or relating to or using a general formulation that serves to guide investigation. | |
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Narrower | trial-and-error | relating to solving problems by experience rather than theory |

Opposite | algorithmic | Of or relating to or having the characteristics / characteristics of an algorithm |

Spanish | heurística, heurístico | |

Catalan | heurístic | |

Nouns | heuristic | a commonsense rule (or set of rules) intended to increase the probability of solving some problem |

Meaning | A commonsense rule (or set of rules) intended to increase the probability of solving some problem. | |
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Synonyms | heuristic rule, heuristic program | |

Narrower | lateral thinking | A heuristic for solving problems |

Broader | rule, formula | (mathematics) a standard procedure for solving a class of mathematical problems |

Spanish | heurística | |

Catalan | heurística | |

Adjectives | heuristic | of or relating to or using a general formulation that serves to guide investigation |

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