from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The practice of classifying or systematizing.
  • n. Adherence to a system or systems.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The reduction of facts or principles to a system.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The reduction of facts or principles to a system.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Reduction of facts to a system; predominance of system.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the habitual practice of systematization and classification


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