of a verb or class of verbs : having no thematic vowel
Sanskrit as-ti "he is", Greek es-ti, Latin es-t are athematic verbs
music : not based on the repetition or elaboration of themes
an athematic style

Word History


a- entry 2 + thematic

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“Athematic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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