paradigmatic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

paradigm +‎ -atic

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈpæɹ.ə.dɪg.ˈmæ.tɪk/, /pɛɹ.ə.dɪg.ˈmæ.tɪk/

Adjective[edit]

paradigmatic ‎(comparative more paradigmatic, superlative most paradigmatic)

  1. Of or pertaining to a paradigm.
  2. Related as members of a substitution class.
  3. (obsolete) Exemplary.

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Noun[edit]

paradigmatic ‎(plural paradigmatics)

  1. (historical, religion) A writer of memoirs of religious persona, as examples of Christian excellence.