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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Concerned primarily with principles or plans of action or hypotheses rather than practical considerations.

Usage examples (33)
  • And since natural objects are allied to each other by many affinities, every kind of theoretic distribution of them adds to our knowledge by developing some of their...
  • He would even base the so-called theoretic
  • Our proofs of this are not theoretic but historic.
  • Scarcely does he keep even a theoretic notion of it. for more
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