schematism

noun
sche·​ma·​tism | \ ˈskē-mə-ˌti-zəm How to pronounce schematism (audio) \

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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“Schematism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/schematism. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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