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axiomatic


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Axiomatic  \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. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  axiomatic 
  adj  1:  evident  without  proof  or  argument;  "an  axiomatic  truth";  "we 
  hold  these  truths  to  be  self-evident"  [syn:  {self-evident}, 
  {taken  for  granted(p)}] 
  2:  containing  aphorisms  or  maxims;  "axiomatic  wisdom"  [syn:  {aphoristic}] 
  3:  of  or  relating  to  or  derived  from  axioms;  "axiomatic 
  physics";  "the  postulational  method  was  applied  to 
  geometry"-  S.S.Stevens  [syn:  {axiomatical},  {postulational}] 




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