Definition of anecdata in English:

anecdata

noun

  • Information or evidence that is based on personal experience or observation rather than systematic research or analysis.

    ‘this is just anecdata, so I was pleased to find a paper that adds some rigor to my reflections’
    • ‘your anecdata does not trump the science’

Pronunciation

anecdata

/ˈanəkˌdadə/ /ˈænəkˌdædə/ /ˈanəkˌdādə/ /ˈænəkˌdeɪdə/

Origin

1980s blend of anecdotal and data.