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metatheory meaning

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WMetatheory
  • A metatheory or meta-theory is a theory whose subject matter is some theory. All fields of research share some meta-theory, regardless whether this is explicit or correct.
  • The following is an example of a meta-theoretical statement:
  • Meta-theoretical investigations are generally part of philosophy of science. Also a metatheory is an object of concern to the area in which the individual theory is conceived.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Prefixes
        • Words by prefix
          • Words prefixed with meta-
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of metatheory for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "metatheory" is a morpheme, more specifically, a prefixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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