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Meaning of AXIOMATIC

Pronunciation:  `akseeu'matik

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  evident without proof or argument; "an axiomatic truth"; "we hold these truths to be self-evident"
  2. [adj]  of or relating to or derived from axioms; "axiomatic physics"; "the postulational method was applied to geometry"- S.S.Stevens
  3. [adj]  containing aphorisms or maxims; "axiomatic wisdom"
 

AXIOMATIC is a 9 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: aphoristic, axiomatical, obvious, postulational, self-evident, taken for granted(p)
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ax`i*o*mat"ic\, Axiomatical \Ax`i*o*mat"ic*al\, a.
[Gr. ?.]
Of or pertaining to an axiom; having the nature of an axiom;
self-evident; characterized by axioms. ``Axiomatical truth.''
--Johnson.

      The stores of axiomatic wisdom.          --I. Taylor.

 
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