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thematic

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adjective the·mat·ic \thi-ˈma-tik\

Simple Definition of thematic

  • : of or relating to a theme

Full Definition of thematic

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or constituting a theme

  2. 2a :  of or relating to the stem of a wordb of a vowel :  being the last part of a word stem before an inflectional ending

the·mat·i·cal·ly play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of thematic

  1. the thematic development in the story



Origin of thematic

Greek thematikos, from themat-, thema theme


First Known Use: 1697


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