[ sis-tuh-muh-tiz-uh m ]
/ ˈsɪs tə məˌtɪz əm /


the practice of systematizing.
adherence to system or method.

Origin of systematism

First recorded in 1840–50; systemat(ize) + -ism Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Examples from the Web for systematism

  • Evolutionism and systematism are opposing tendencies which can never be absolutely harmonised one with the other.

  • Systematism is the death of spontaneousness, and spontaneousness is the very soul of art.

    Piano Playing|Josef Hofmann

British Dictionary definitions for systematism

/ (ˈsɪstɪməˌtɪzəm) /


the practice of classifying or systematizing
adherence to a system
a systematic classification; systematized arrangement
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