Theoric

Theoric

The*or"ic\, a. [Cf. F. th['e]orique. See Theory.]

1. Of or pertaining to the theorica.

2. (pron. ?) Relating to, or skilled in, theory; theoretically skilled. [Obs.]

A man but young, Yet old in judgment, theoric and practic In all humanity. --Massinger.
Webster's Revised

Theoric

The"o*ric\, n. [OF. theorique; cf. L. theorice.] Speculation; theory. [Obs.] --Shak.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature