Medical Dictionary

holistic

adj ho·lis·tic \hō-ˈlis-tik\

Medical Definition of HOLISTIC

1
:  of or relating to holism
2
:  relating to or concerned with wholes or with complete systems rather than with the analysis of, treatment of, or dissection into parts <holistic medicine attempts to treat both the mind and the body>
ho·lis·ti·cal·ly \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
April 25, 2015
lissome Hear it
nimble or easily flexed
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