schematism

[ skee-muh-tiz-uhm ]
/ ˈski məˌtɪz əm /

noun

the particular form or disposition of a thing.
a schematic arrangement.

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Origin of schematism

From the Greek word schēmatismós, dating back to 1610–20. See schematize, -ism
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British Dictionary definitions for schematism

schematism
/ (ˈskiːməˌtɪzəm) /

noun

the general form, arrangement, or classification of something
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