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theoretics
[thee
uh

ret
iks]
/ˌθi əˈrɛt ɪks/
IPA
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noun
, (
used with a singular verb
)
1.
the theoretical or speculative part of a science or subject.
Origin of
theoretics
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16501660
165060;
theoret(ic)
(see
theoretical
) +
ics
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theoretics
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theoretics
/
ˌθɪəˈrɛtɪks
/
noun
1.
(
functioning as singular or pl
) the theory of a particular subject
Also called (less commonly)
theoretic
Collins English Dictionary  Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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