Definition of meta-analytic in English:

meta-analytic

adjective

  • 1Mathematics. Designating a function of three real variables, whose partial derivatives with respect to these variables satisfy certain conditions, resulting in the function having properties analogous to those of an analytic function of one complex variable. Compare "analytic"rare.

  • 2Philosophy. Of or relating to meta-analysis.

  • 3Statistics. Of or relating to meta-analysis.

Origin

1960s. From meta- + analytic.

Pronunciation

meta-analytic

/ˌmɛtəˌanəˈlɪtɪk/