schematism
noun Date: 1660 the disposition of constituents in a pattern or according to a scheme ; design; also a particular systematic disposition of parts

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  • schematism — SCHEMATÍSM s.n. Tendinţă, mod de a concepe sau de a prezenta lucrurile într o formă schematică, simplistă; respectarea rigidă, dogmatică a anumitor formule fixe. – Din fr. schématisme, lat. schematismus. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 21.07.2004. Sursa:… …   Dicționar Român

  • Schematism — Sche ma*tism, n. [Cf. F. sch[ e]matisme (cf. L. schematismos florid speech), fr. Gr. ?, fr. ? to form. See {Scheme}.] 1. (Astrol.) Combination of the aspects of heavenly bodies. [1913 Webster] 2. Particular form or disposition of a thing; an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • schematism — index arrangement (ordering) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • schematism — [skē′mə tiz΄əm] n. [ModL schematismus < Gr schēmatismos < schēmatizein, to form: see SCHEME] a set form for classification or exposition; arrangement of parts according to a scheme; design …   English World dictionary

  • schematism — /skee meuh tiz euhm/, n. 1. the particular form or disposition of a thing. 2. a schematic arrangement. [1610 20; < Gk schematismós. See SCHEMATIZE, ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • schematism — noun A schematic representation; a schema …   Wiktionary

  • schematísm — s. n., pl. schematísme …   Romanian orthography

  • schematism — noun arrangement or presentation according to a scheme or schema …   English new terms dictionary

  • schematism — sche·ma·tism …   English syllables

  • schematism — /ˈskimətɪzəm/ (say skeemuhtizuhm) noun 1. the particular form or disposition of a thing. 2. a schematic arrangement. {New Latin schēmatismus, from Greek schēmatismos formalisation} …   Australian English dictionary

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