schematism

noun
sche·​ma·​tism | \ˈskē-mə-ˌti-zəm \

Definition of schematism 

: the disposition of constituents in a pattern or according to a scheme : design also : a particular systematic disposition of parts

First Known Use of schematism

1660, in the meaning defined above

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