having, showing, or involving a system, method, or plan:
a systematic course of reading; systematic efforts.
given to or using a system or method; methodical:
a systematic person.
arranged in or comprising an ordered system:
concerned with classification:
pertaining to, based on, or in accordance with a system of classification:
the systematic names of plants.
characterized by the use of order and planning; methodical: a systematic administrator
comprising or resembling a system: systematic theology
(biology) Also systematical (sɪstəˈmætɪkəl). of or relating to the taxonomic classification of organisms
noun, Linguistics. 1. a phonological unit in generative phonology representing an underlying form that takes into account the relationship between phonological patterns and morphological variation, as the unit underlying the second vowel in both derive and derivative.
verb (used with object), systematized, systematizing. 1. to arrange in or according to a system; reduce to a system; make systematic. verb 1. (transitive) to arrange in a system
noun 1. the practice of systematizing. 2. adherence to system or method. noun 1. the practice of classifying or systematizing 2. adherence to a system 3. a systematic classification; systematized arrangement
noun 1. a person who constructs a system. 2. a naturalist engaged in classification. 3. a person who adheres to a system, order, or method. noun 1. a person who constructs systems 2. an adherent of a system 3. a taxonomist