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/ ˌθi əˈrɛt ɪks /
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noun (used with a singular verb)
the theoretical or speculative part of a science or subject.
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How to use theoretics in a sentence
They mean the actual progress of the race in tangible items of daily living and not the theoretics of barren disputation.The Art of Public Speaking|Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
British Dictionary definitions for theoretics
/ (ˌθɪəˈrɛtɪks) /
(functioning as singular or plural) the theory of a particular subjectAlso called (less commonly): theoretic
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