schematism

noun

sche·​ma·​tism ˈskē-mə-ˌti-zəm How to pronounce schematism (audio)
: the disposition of constituents in a pattern or according to a scheme : design
also : a particular systematic disposition of parts

Word History

First Known Use

1660, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of schematism was in 1660

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Cite this Entry

“Schematism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/schematism. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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