/stɪgˈmætɪk/ (say stig'matik)

1. relating to a stigma, mark, spot, or the like.
2. Botany relating to or having the character of a stigma (part of the pistil).
3. Optics converging to a point; anastigmatic.
4. Roman Catholic Church a person marked with stigmata.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • stigmatic — STIGMÁTIC, Ă, stigmatici, ce, adj. (Despre un sistem optic) Care prezintă stigmatism. – Din fr. stigmatique. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  stigmátic adj. m., pl. stigmátici; f. sg. stigmátică, pl …   Dicționar Român

  • Stigmatic — Stig*mat ic, Stigmatical Stig*mat ic*al, a. [See {Stigma}.] 1. Marked with a stigma, or with something reproachful to character. [1913 Webster] 2. Impressing with infamy or reproach. [R.] [1913 Webster] 3. (Bot., Anat., etc) Of or pertaining to a …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stigmatic — Stig*mat ic, n. 1. A notorious profligate or criminal who has been branded; one who bears the marks of infamy or punishment. [R.] Bullokar. [1913 Webster] 2. A person who is marked or deformed by nature. Shak. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stigmatic — c.1600, from M.L. stigmaticus, from Gk. stigmat (see STIGMA (Cf. stigma)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • stigmatic — [stig′mə tiststig mat′ik] adj. 1. of, like, or having a stigma, stigmas, or stigmata: also stigmatical 2. of or having STIGMATISM (sense 2) n. a person marked with stigmata: also stigmatist [stig′mə tist] stigmatically adv …   English World dictionary

  • stigmatic — I. noun Date: 1594 one marked with stigmata II. adjective Date: 1601 1. having or conveying a social stigma 2. of or relating to a stigma 3. of or relating to supernatural stigmata 4. anastigmatic used especially of a bundle of light rays… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • stigmatic — stigmatically, adv. stigmaticalness, n. /stig mat ik/, adj. 1. Also, stigmatical. 2. pertaining to a stigma, mark, spot, or the like. 3. Bot. pertaining to or having the character of a stigma. 4. Optics. converging to a point; anastigmatic. n. 5 …   Universalium

  • stigmatic — noun One who displays stigmata, the five wounds of Christ; St. Francis of Assisi being the first …   Wiktionary

  • stigmatic — Relating to or marked by a stigma. * * * stig·mat·ic stig mat ik adj ANASTIGMATIC used esp. of a bundle of light rays intersecting at a single point stig·mat·i·cal·ly i k(ə )lē adv * * * stig·mat·ic (stig matґik) pertaining to a stigma …   Medical dictionary

  • stigmatic — stig·mat·ic || stɪg mætɪk adj. of or having a stigma; anastigmatic (Optics) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stigmatic — adjective 1》 relating to a stigma or stigmas. 2》 another term for anastigmatic. noun a person bearing stigmata. Derivatives stigmatically adverb Origin C16: from L. stigma, stigmat + ic …   English new terms dictionary

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