verb (used with object), sche·ma·tized, sche·ma·tiz·ing.

to reduce to or arrange according to a scheme.

Also especially British, sche·ma·tise.

Origin of schematize

First recorded in 1640–50, schematize is from the Greek word schēmatízein to form. See scheme, -ize
Related formssche·ma·ti·za·tion, nounsche·ma·tiz·er, nounnon·sche·ma·tized, adjectiveun·sche·ma·tized, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for schematize




(tr) to form into or arrange in a scheme
Derived Formsschematization or schematisation, noun
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