thematic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek θεματικός (thematikós), from θέμα (théma, theme).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /θɪˈmætɪk/, /θɛˈmætɪk/

Adjective[edit]

thematic (not comparable)

  1. Relating to, or having a theme (subject) or a topic.
    He had a thematic collection of postage stamps with flags on them
  2. (music) Relating to a melodic subject.
  3. (linguistics) Of a word stem, ending in a vowel that appears in or otherwise influences the noun or verb's inflection.
  4. (historical) Of or relating to a theme (subdivision of the Byzantine empire).

Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

thematic (plural thematics)

  1. A postage stamp that is part of a thematic collection.