futuristics


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fu·tur·ist·ics

 (fyo͞o′chə-rĭs′tĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
Futurology.

futuristics

(ˌfjuːtʃəˈrɪstɪks)
n
another name for futurology
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Noun1.futuristics - the study or prediction of future developments on the basis of existing conditions
discipline, field of study, subject area, subject field, bailiwick, subject, field, study - a branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"
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20 February 2014 - US precision components provider MW Industries Inc said it had bought domestic peer Futuristics Components, without disclosing the financial terms of the deal.
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Most fortunately, I was reinvited to Iran, this time by the IKIU: Imam Khomeini International University, Qazvin, Iran, for an extended Discourse and a continous interactively participative Dialogue on Futuristics, from the 5th to the 12th September, 2012.
Educational futuristics (also known as futurology or long-range forecasting) promotes the use of a distinctive set of methods, such as extrapolations, scenarios, and trend analysis, within the framework of an optimistic philosophical approach: the future is largely ours to make.
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