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systematic

adjective uk   /ˌsɪs.təˈmæt.ɪk/ us    /-ˈmæt̬-/
C2 using a fixed and organized plan: approving We've got to be a bit more systematic in the way that we approach this task.disapproving We're hearing reports of the systematic rape and torture of prisoners.Classifying and creating orderPlanning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
systematically
adverb uk   /-ɪ.kəl.i/ us  
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