- Schematic is defined as something that relates to a plan or diagram.
An example of schematic is a diagram showing the steps to acheive a goal; a schematic diagram.
- The definition of a schematic is a diagram showing details and step-by-step flow.
An example of a schematic is what a technician installing a new phone system would use for mapping out the wiring.
Origin of schematicModern Latin schematicus
(comparative more schematic, superlative most schematic)
- A drawing or sketch showing how a system works at an abstract level.
- I'll have to study the schematics for the new integrated circuit before I can create a good layout.