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The story is schematic and contrived rather than palpable and lived.
“This schematic is not sensitive,” the spokesman, Jason Walls, said.Did Iran’s Cyber-Army Hack Into the IAEA’s computers?|Eli Lake|December 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
They have a schematic representation of the world, reduced to a hierarchy of general ideas, noted by symbols.Essay on the Creative Imagination|Th. Ribot
It is this reiterative nature which, joined to its schematic definiteness, gives Empathy its extraordinary power over us.The Beautiful|Vernon Lee
This accounts for the rigidity, the love of classification, and the schematic presentation of the work.A Treatise of Schemes and Tropes|Richard Sherry
It was an ethical doctrine rather than a schematic principle, and cannot be properly translated.Government in Republican China|Paul Myron Anthony Linebarger
Finally, the schematic representation and notation of ideas so far as we can perceive was alphabetic rather than pictographic.Men of the Old Stone Age|Henry Fairfield Osborn