Definitions for systematicˌsɪs təˈmæt ɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sys•tem•at•icˌsɪs təˈmæt ɪk(adj.)

also sys`tem•at′i•cal

  1. having, showing, or involving a system, method, or plan:

    systematic efforts.

  2. given to or using a system or method; methodical:

    a systematic person.

  3. arranged in or comprising an ordered system:

    systematic theology.

  4. concerned with classification:

    systematic botany.

    Category: Biology

  5. pertaining to, based on, or in accordance with a system of classification:

    the systematic names of plants.

    Category: Biology

Origin of systematic:

1670–80; < LL systēmaticus < Gk systēmatikós=systēmat-, s. of sýstēmasystem+-ikos -ic


Princeton's WordNet

  1. systematic(adj)

    characterized by order and planning

    "the investigation was very systematic"; "a systematic administrator"

  2. taxonomic, taxonomical, systematic(adj)

    of or relating to taxonomy

    "taxonomic relations"; "a taxonomic designation"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. systematic(adjective)ˌsɪs təˈmæt ɪk

    closely following a plan or system

    a systematic approach to attracting new businesses to the city

  2. systematicˌsɪs təˈmæt ɪk

    relating to or part of a system

    The problems are not temporary but systematic.; a government that systematically lies to its people; The sport is systematically corrupt.


  1. systematic(Adjective)

    Carried out using a planned, ordered procedure

  2. systematic(Adjective)

    Methodical, regular and orderly

  3. systematic(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to taxonomic classification

  4. systematic(Adjective)

    Of, relating to, or being a system

Webster Dictionary

  1. Systematic(adj)

    alt. of Systematical


  1. Systematic

    Systematic were an American hard rock band from Oakland, California. They were one of the first signings to Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich's record label, The Music Company, via Elektra Records. The band released two studio albums before disbanding in 2004.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'systematic' in Adjectives Frequency: #699

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