counterscientific

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

counter- +‎ scientific

Adjective[edit]

counterscientific (comparative more counterscientific, superlative most counterscientific)

  1. antiscientific
    • 2012, Aparajita De, Amrita Ghosh, Ujjwal Jana, Subaltern Vision: A Study in Postcolonial Indian English Text (page 109)
      In Ghosh's novel, a canonical western scientist is pitted against a counterscientific group of native folk-medicine practitioners led by Mangala, a subaltern in every conceivable meaning of the term.