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theoretics

[thee-uh-ret-iks] /ˌθi əˈrɛt ɪks/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
1.
the theoretical or speculative part of a science or subject.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; theoret(ic) (see theoretical) + -ics
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theoretics

/ˌθɪəˈrɛtɪks/
noun
1.
(functioning as singular or pl) the theory of a particular subject Also called (less commonly) theoretic
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