1. systems analysis analysis of all aspects of a project along with ways to collect information about the operation of its parts
  2. cost analysis breaking down the costs of some operation and reporting on each factor separately
  3. postmodernism genre of art and literature and especially architecture in reaction against principles and practices of established modernism
  4. systems analyst a person skilled at systems analysis
  5. postmodernist of or relating to postmodernism
  6. psychoanalysis a method for exploring mental phenomena and disorders
  7. cost-benefit analysis an analysis of the cost effectiveness of different alternatives in order to see whether the benefits outweigh the costs
  8. analysis abstract separation of a whole into its constituent parts
  9. spectrum analysis the use of spectroscopes to analyze spectra
  10. factor analysis any of several methods for reducing correlational data to a smaller number of dimensions or factors; beginning with a correlation matrix a small number of components or factors are extracted that are regarded as the basic variables that account for the interrelations observed in the data
  11. trend analysis analysis of changes over time
  12. critical analysis an appraisal based on careful analytical evaluation
  13. postmenopausal subsequent to menopause
  14. postmillennial of or relating to the period following the millennium
  15. spastic paralysis a loss or deficiency of motor control with involuntary spasms caused by permanent brain damage present at birth
  16. fundamental analysis the use of fundamentals as an investment strategy
  17. post-menopause the state in which women have stopped ovulating
  18. cystoparalysis paralysis of the urinary bladder
  19. cladistic analysis a system of biological taxonomy based on the quantitative analysis of comparative data and used to reconstruct cladograms summarizing the (assumed) phylogenetic relations and evolutionary history of groups of organisms
  20. quantitative analysis chemical analysis to determine the amounts of each element in the substance