from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or being a theme: a scene of thematic importance.
- adj. Linguistics Of, constituting, or relating to the theme of a word: a thematic vowel.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. relating to, or having a theme or a topic
- adj. relating to a melodic subject
- adj. Of a word stem, ending in a vowel that appears in or otherwise influences the noun or verb's inflection.
- n. A postage stamp that is part of a thematic collection
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to the theme of a word. See theme, n., 4.
- adj. Of or pertaining to a theme, or subject.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or relating to a theme of discourse.
- In music, pertaining to themes or subjects of composition, or consisting of such themes and their development: as, thematic treatment or thematic composition in general.
- In philology, relating to or belonging to a theme or stem.
- n. That part of logic which treats of themata, or objects of thought.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to a melodic subject
- adj. relating to or constituting a topic of discourse
Greek thematikos, from thema, themat-, theme; see theme.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek θεματικός, from θέμα ("theme"). (Wiktionary)