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Meaning of THEORIC

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \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.
    
    
  2. \The"o*ric\, n. [OF. theorique; cf. L. theorice.]
    Speculation; theory. [Obs.] --Shak.
    
    
 

 

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