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Definitions for Systematic
ˌsɪs təˈmæt ɪkSys·tem·at·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. systematicadjective

    characterized by order and planning

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

  2. taxonomic, taxonomical, systematicadjective

    of or relating to taxonomy

    "taxonomic relations"; "a taxonomic designation"


  1. systematicadjective

    Carried out using a planned, ordered procedure

  2. systematicadjective

    Methodical, regular and orderly

  3. systematicadjective

    Of, or relating to taxonomic classification

  4. systematicadjective

    Of, relating to, or being a system

Webster Dictionary

  1. Systematicadjective

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. systematic

    To do, process or work in a step-by-step manner.

    She was so systematic in her her work environment and she was known to create change through discussion, simplifying, motivating and giving gratitude.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 25, 2020  

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  1. Systematic

    in definite order, or arranged according to a system.

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  1. Adjectives Frequency

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

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Systematic in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Systematic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Systematic in a Sentence

  1. John Kenneth Galbraith:

    Technology means the systematic application of scientific or other organized knowledge to practical tasks.

  2. Interior Ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqqi:

    There is no systematic torture, and if some cases have been reported, those are the acts of individuals who have misused their authority, and we are fully committed to investigate and arrest those individuals.

  3. Wesley Hochachka:

    We’ve known about this difference in response of various bird species, but I do not think that anyone else has been systematic in showing that different species of birds, even close relatives, were happening.

  4. Irina Bokova:

    The deliberate destruction, what we are seeing nowadays in Iraq and Syria, has reached unprecedented levels in contemporary history, this deliberate destruction is not only continuing, it is happening on a systematic basis. The looting of archaeological sites and museums, in Iraq particularly, has reached an industrial scale of destruction.

  5. Bella Dodd:

    I was at last beginning to see how ignorant I had become, how long since I had read anything except Party literature. I thought of our bookshelves stripped of books questioned by the Party, how when a writer was expelled from the Party his books went, too. I thought of the systematic rewriting of Soviet history, the revaluation, and in some cases the blotting out of any mention of such persons as Trotsky. I thought of the successive purges. Suddenly I too wanted the answers to the questions Senator Hickenlooper was asking and I wanted the truth. I found myself hitting at the duplicity of the Communist Party.

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    in or of the month preceding the present one
    • A. ultimo
    • B. eloquent
    • C. epidemic
    • D. occlusive

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