• WordNet 3.6
    • n systematization systematic organization; the act of organizing something according to a system or a rationale
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Systematization The act or operation of systematizing.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n systematization The act of systematizing; the act or process of reducing to system, or of forming into a system. Also spelled systematisation.
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  • Brian Tracy
    “When you engage in systematic, purposeful actin, using and stretching your abilities to the maximum, you cannot help but feel positive and confident abut yourself.”
  • Paul Karl Feyerabend
    Paul Karl Feyerabend
    “The best education consists in immunizing people against systematic attempts at education”
  • Henry Brooks Adams
    “Politics, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.”
  • Marcus Aurelius
    “Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability to investigate systematically and truly all that comes under thy observation in life.”
  • Woodrow T. Wilson
    “Nothing was ever done so systematically as nothing is being done now.”
  • Louis Aragon
    Louis Aragon
    “Of all possible sexual perversions, religion is the only one to have ever been scientifically systematized.”


Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. systématization,


In literature:

It is important to gather the crop systematically.
"The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers From Seeds and Roots, 16th Edition" by Sutton and Sons
Cameron then began a systematic course of ingratiating himself with the Colonists.
"The Romantic Settlement of Lord Selkirk's Colonists" by George Bryce
Then he commenced a systematic search of the room.
"The Mystery at Putnam Hall" by Arthur M. Winfield
The Chou systematized this idea and made it into the ancestor-worship that has endured down to the present time.
"A history of China., [3d ed. rev. and enl.]" by Wolfram Eberhard
Select some subject, and think upon it deeply, systematically, practically, and devoutly.
"A Practical Directory for Young Christian Females" by Harvey Newcomb
Above all, he would know that Barbara herself had systematically lied to him ever since she could talk at all.
"Flower of the Dusk" by Myrtle Reed
This systematic starvation, for it was nothing more nor less, rendered the soldiers well-nigh desperate.
"Sixteen Months in Four German Prisons" by Henry Charles Mahoney
The table of the House of Commons groaned under complaints of the evils growing in India under this systematic connivance of Mr. Hastings.
"The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. X. (of 12)" by Edmund Burke
There are two important objects in view in proper and systematic pruning.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the" by Various
A period of systematization and organization set in.
"Types of Naval Officers" by A. T. Mahan
No other vice receives the honor of such systematic and uncompromising resistance.
"Explanation of Catholic Morals" by John H. Stapleton
Education in science means the systematic teaching of science so as to train up boys to be scientific men.
"Post-Prandial Philosophy" by Grant Allen
The first outcome of the systematic use of this law has been the formulation of the abstract concepts of Time and Space.
"The Concept of Nature" by Alfred North Whitehead
Apple trees are grease-banded and sprayed systematically by advanced fruit-growers to prevent or check the attacks of destructive insects.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 3" by Various
Christina had not merely imagined that she was being systematically watched.
"Tiny Luttrell" by Ernest William Hornung
We should be systematic in our expenditures.
"Mind Amongst the Spindles" by Various
This confession is, literally speaking, nothing but a systematic preparation for her ruin.
"Auricular Confession and Popish Nunneries Volumes I. and II., Complete" by William Hogan
We must adapt ourselves to it by securing larger and more systematic means of recuperation.
"Health, Happiness, and Longevity" by Louis Philippe McCarty
We must remember that all our systematizing and labeling is largely without meaning to the pupils.
"The Psychology of Arithmetic" by Edward L. Thorndike
Kant only expounded, under a rigorous and systematic form, all the critical portion of previous metaphysics.
"The Contemporary Review, Volume 36, October 1879" by Various

In poetry:

Many a mind is ruined
And becomes chaotic mass,
Through want of systematic
Training in the class.
"Many" by Jared Barhite
"How strange!" I said to one I saw;
"You quite upset our every law.
However can you get along
So systematically wrong?"
"My Dream" by William Schwenck Gilbert
Take him who grubs for fortune in a systematic way,
Till "biz" is rich in promise and responsive in its pay,
And faith ascends the zenith lit with hope, his lucky star,
And watch him when the nagger plies her repartees that bar.
"The Shady Side" by Samuel Alfred Beadle

In news:

1 Alejandro Forner and colleagues question the conclusions of our Cochrane systematic review.
The systematic review by Katharine Herbert and colleagues (May 26, p 1975).
A Systematic Review With Meta-analysis.
On Wednesday, the US Anti- Doping Agency released the evidence it had collected in bringing charges against Armstrong and five others, who it said conspired to run a systematic doping program.
Allegations of systematic rape at a government-run foster home grew Tuesday when a lawyer said that a third woman had come forward to claim she was victimized decades ago.
Wed 01/18 9a: A systematic assault on a mind is a hard thing to track.
The attorney general of Connecticut accused the nation's three big ratings firms on Wednesday of systematically underrating debt issued by local and state governments.
In report, he accused Pakistani army of "systematic campaign of terror".
And US regulators found Barclays "systematically" attempted to rig the London and euro interbank offered rates for profit.
A federal crackdown is proceeding quietly against bankers accused of systematically defrauding states, local governments and non-profits.
Process integration – The first systematic methods.
Let's make the studies within systematic reviews count.
CenterPoint Energy Begins Systematic Rolling Outages.
Homs Residents 'Planning Their Last Minutes' Amid ' Systematic Slaughter'.
The mortage meltdown has prompted government to address enterprise risk in a more systematic way.

In science:

This upper limits on the systematic errors are set so that the systematic errors do not exceed the statistical errors.
Spurious Shear in Weak Lensing with LSST
The results presented here are obtained with the herafitter package, treating the correlated systematic uncertainties separately from the uncorrelated statistical and systematic uncertainties.
Determination of transverse momentum dependent gluon density from HERA structure function measurements
Systematic investigations were performed each time the vacuum system was pumped out and then repeated after the measurements were completed to ensure that the systematic effects had not changed.
Torsion-balance tests of the weak equivalence principle
On the plus side, instrumental systematics would be different for the same signal as observed in multiple detectors, and GR-theoretical and astrophysical systematics would be different for multiple signals from similar sources, which would help discriminate AG corrections .
Testing general relativity with gravitational waves: a reality check
Systematic uncertainties and their correlations are taken into account assuming a Gaussian prior for each source of systematic uncertainty.
Mini review on top quark production at the Tevatron
Hence in the following we consider the codes with optimal exact repair of systematic nodes, and we assume also that E2 is contained in the set of systematic nodes.
Optimal Locally Repairable and Secure Codes for Distributed Storage Systems
The small systematic offset can be caused by small sample size, by differences in line fitting techniques, or by calibration differences; the total systematic difference of ∼ 5% is an upper limit to calibration differences.
Infrared Classification and Luminosities For Dusty AGN and the Most Luminous Quasars
Rapid recent progress and ongoing work promise to reduce, within a year or two, the theoretical systematic error to a level competitive with the experimental statistical and systematic errors.
Collective flow and viscosity in relativistic heavy-ion collisions
Detailed systematic studies revealed that with more realistic priors in the MEM analysis there is no indication of the existence of the bound states53, 54 (for the discussion of MEM systematics also see Ref. 55).
Quarkonia in the Quark Gluon Plasma
The systematic uncertainty of energy measurement is 21% for TA/FD and ∼20% for TA/SD and AGASA, meaning that the difference is at the limit of both systematics.
Measurement of Ultra-High Energy Cosmic Rays: An Experimental Summary and Prospects
Assuming that there are no experimental systematic errors, the main source of theoretical systematic errors lies in unknown higher order corrections.
Including a 5% systematic error in cross section measurements and a 2% systematic errors in asymmetries where systematic errors partially cancel can lower the discovery limits significantly.
Discovery and Identification of Extra Gauge Bosons
Nevertheless the value of the electroweak asymmetry can be extracted for both models, with systematic errors related to the goodness of fit. A consistency check is supplied by the agreement of the values obtained from the two models within the systematics pertaining to each model.
QCD Event Generators
Systematicity Systematicity refers to the depth of coverage of a test suite, with respect to both well-formed and ill-formed items.
TSNLP - Test Suites for Natural Language Processing
Rather than taking into account a more or less well-motivated fixed size of experimental systematic errors, the Electroweak Precision Tests subgroup decided to investigate the dependence of the measurement error on mW on the systematic uncertainty in a range up to conservative values of 5 %.
Electroweak Physics at HERA: Introduction and Summary