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  1. pertaining to the formation of words.
  2. pertaining to the rheme of a sentence.
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Origin of rhematic

1855–60; < Greek rhēmatikós belonging to a word, equivalent to rhēmat- (stem of rhêma) word + -ikos -ic
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Historical Examples of rhematic

  • Rhematic, that period when men first began to coin expressions for the most necessary ideas.

    A Manual of the Antiquity of Man

    J. P. MacLean