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English definition of “problematic”

problematic

adjective     /ˌprɒb.ləˈmæt.ɪk/ US  /ˌprɑː.bləˈmæt̬-/ (also problematical, /-ɪ.kəl/ )
C1 full of problems or difficulties: Getting everyone there on time might prove problematic.Complicated and difficult to doDifficult to understand problematically     /-ɪ.kəl.i/ adverb Complicated and difficult to doDifficult to understand
(Definition of problematic adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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