One entry found for theoretical.
Main Entry: the·o·ret·i·cal
Pronunciation: secondarystressthemacron-schwa-primarystressret-i-kschwal, secondarystressthi(-schwa)r-primarystresset-
Variant(s): also the·o·ret·ic /-ik/
Function: adjective
1 a : relating to or having the character of theory : ABSTRACT b : limited to theory or speculation : SPECULATIVE <theoretical physics>
2 : existing only in theory : HYPOTHETICAL <a theoretical situation>
- the·o·ret·i·cal·ly /-i-k(schwa-)lemacron/ adverb


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