Meaning of SYSTEMATIC in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌsis-tə-ˈma-tik ]


Etymology: Late Latin systematicus, from Greek systēmatikos, from systēmat-, systēma

Date: circa 1680

1. : relating to or consisting of a system

2. : presented or formulated as a coherent body of ideas or principles

systematic thought


a. : methodical in procedure or plan

a systematic approach

a systematic scholar

b. : marked by thoroughness and regularity

systematic efforts

4. : of, relating to, or concerned with classification ; specifically : taxonomic

• sys·tem·at·i·cal·ly -ti-k(ə-)lē adverb

• sys·tem·at·ic·ness -tik-nəs noun

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