An approach to problem solving that starts with the specific instance and then works up through analytical levels and ends up with a hypothesis. See inductive reasoning. Compare to top-down analysis.

BOTTOM-UP ANALYSIS: "Bottom-up analysis starts at the beginning and works up the end result."
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