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Wordnet 3.0


1. characterized by order and planning;
- Example: "the investigation was very systematic"
- Example: "a systematic administrator"

2. of or relating to taxonomy;
- Example: "taxonomic relations"
- Example: "a taxonomic designation"
[syn: taxonomic, taxonomical, systematic]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Systematic \Sys`tem*at"ic\, Systematical \Sys`tem*at"ic*al\, a. [Gr. ?: cf. F. syst['e]matique.] 1. Of or pertaining to system; consisting in system; methodical; formed with regular connection and adaptation or subordination of parts to each other, and to the design of the whole; as, a systematic arrangement of plants or animals; a systematic course of study. [1913 Webster] Now we deal much in essays, and unreasonably despise systematical learning; whereas our fathers had a just value for regularity and systems. --I. Watts. [1913 Webster] A representation of phenomena, in order to answer the purposes of science, must be systematic. --Whewell. [1913 Webster] 2. Proceeding according to system, or regular method; as, a systematic writer; systematic benevolence. [1913 Webster] 3. Pertaining to the system of the world; cosmical. [1913 Webster] These ends may be called cosmical, or systematical. --Boyle. [1913 Webster] 4. (Med.) Affecting successively the different parts of the system or set of nervous fibres; as, systematic degeneration. [1913 Webster] Systematic theology. See under Theology. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

systematic adj 1: characterized by order and planning; "the investigation was very systematic"; "a systematic administrator" [ant: unsystematic] 2: of or relating to taxonomy; "taxonomic relations"; "a taxonomic designation" [syn: taxonomic, taxonomical, systematic]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

63 Moby Thesaurus words for "systematic": accordant, alike, analytical, arranged, automatic, balanced, businesslike, consistent, consonant, constant, continuous, correspondent, equable, equal, even, flat, formal, habitual, harmonious, homogeneous, immutable, in hand, invariable, level, logical, measured, mechanical, methodic, methodical, monolithic, normal, of a piece, ordered, orderly, organized, persistent, planned, regular, regular as clockwork, robotlike, routine, smooth, stable, standard, standardized, steadfast, steady, symmetrical, systematized, unbroken, unchangeable, unchanged, unchanging, undeviating, undifferentiated, undiversified, uniform, unruffled, unvaried, unvarying, usual, well-ordered, well-regulated