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noun, plural the·ma·ta [thee-muh-tuh] /ˈθi mə tə/.
  1. theme(def 7).
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Origin of thema

< Latin < Greek théma; see theme
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Historical Examples

  • The objects, then, that Aristotle proposed to classify were single words (the themata simplicia of the Schoolmen).

    Logic, Inductive and Deductive

    William Minto