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holism


holism

noun ho·lism \ˈhō-ˌliz-əm\

Definition of HOLISM

1
:  a theory that the universe and especially living nature is correctly seen in terms of interacting wholes (as of living organisms) that are more than the mere sum of elementary particles
2
:  a holistic study or method of treatment
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