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sys·te·mat·ic

(sis'tĕ-mat'ik),
Relating to a system in any sense; arranged according to a system.

systematic

(sĭs′tə-măt′ĭk) also

systematical

(-ĭ-kəl)
adj.
Characterized by, based on, or constituting a system: systematic thought.

sys′tem·at′i·cal·ly adv.

systematic

[sis′təmat′ik]
Etymology: Gk, systema
pertaining to a system.

systematic

Of each body system considered separately.

systematic

in an organized manner; according to some system.
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Schmallvays, you haf obtained a footing in this airship," he said, "by disgraceful and systematic lying.
By the term systematic affinity is meant, the resemblance between species in structure and in constitution, more especially in the structure of parts which are of high physiological importance and which differ little in the allied species.
Such cases are highly important, for they prove that the capacity in any two species to cross is often completely independent of their systematic affinity, or of any recognisable difference in their whole organisation.
And lastly, that the facility of making a first cross between any two species is not always governed by their systematic affinity or degree of resemblance to each other.
As in hybridisation, so with grafting, the capacity is limited by systematic affinity, for no one has been able to graft trees together belonging to quite distinct families; and, on the other hand, closely allied species, and varieties of the same species, can usually, but not invariably, be grafted with ease.
And he was the only one the climate had not touched--perhaps because, carrying a deadly enemy in his breast, he had schooled himself into a systematic control of feelings and movements.
I say systematic villainy, gentlemen,' said Serjeant Buzfuz, looking through Mr.
I believe he is well up in anatomy, and he is a first-class chemist; but, as far as I know, he has never taken out any systematic medical classes.
It is clear to you, I hope, that Stephen was not a hypocrite,--capable of deliberate doubleness for a selfish end; and yet his fluctuations between the indulgence of a feeling and the systematic concealment of it might have made a good case in support of Philip's accusation.
Reconsidering the Relationship between Biblical and Systematic Theology in the New Testament.
The new Systematic Volatility strategies seek to earn a positive investment return in times of long-term high-volatility and declining markets, but with less portfolio volatility over a full market.
If there were such a thing as a "default" income planning strategy, systematic withdrawals might be it.

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