Did you come across a word whose meaning you were not sure of? Is all the fancy lingo surrounding research intimidating? Rest assured, we’ve all been in your shoes before and that’s why we created this page to break down some of those confusing terms!
The world of research is full of discipline-specific terminology that can easily confuse the best of us, here we provide definitions for them and hopefully clear up any confusion. Think of this as your starting point but feel free to do your own research online to deep dive into what these words mean in the context of your field!