What does systematic mean?

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


  1. systematic

    Systematic refers to something that is methodical, well-organized, and follows a fixed set of procedures or principles. It involves a logical and well-planned approach to tasks or processes, aiming to achieve consistent and reliable results. A systematic approach involves breaking down complex ideas or problems into smaller, manageable components, and addressing each step or aspect in a structured manner. Overall, being systematic means adhering to a specific order, sequence, or methodology to ensure efficiency, effectiveness, and accuracy.

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

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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. Jack Kim:

    There have been calls to put in place a systematic tool to police heavy-handedness by chaebol family members, and stop them from being able to participate in management just because they are relatives.

  2. Aung Kyaw Htwe:

    Before the ceasefire, we had no systematic quality healthcare in this area, we're negotiating with the ethnic groups. They're very important stakeholders.

  3. 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.

  4. Shanna Lawrie:

    It's systematic racism that is instilled in our government, we come in peace but we come strong.

  5. Henry Adams:

    Politics, as a practice, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.

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