[ ak-see-uh-mat-ik ]
/ ˌæk si əˈmæt ɪk /


pertaining to or of the nature of an axiom; self-evident; obvious.
Also ax·i·o·mat·i·cal.

Origin of axiomatic

1790–1800; < Greek axiōmatikós, equivalent to axiōmat- (stem of axíōma axiom) + -ikos -ic

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British Dictionary definitions for axiomatic



/ (ˌæksɪəˈmætɪk) /


relating to or resembling an axiom; self-evident
containing maxims; aphoristic
(of a logical system) consisting of a set of axioms from which theorems are derived by transformation rulesCompare natural deduction

Derived forms of axiomatic

axiomatically, adverb
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