Definition of paradigmatic adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌpærədɪɡˈmætɪk//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌpærədɪɡˈmætɪk//
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  1. 1(specialist or formal) that is a typical example or pattern of something Silicon Valley is the paradigmatic example of the new US economy, which relies on high-tech industries for growth.
  2. 2(grammar) connected with a set of all the different forms of a word