as a whole
Definition of as a whole
: as a complete unit —used to make a statement that relates to all the parts of something Language as a whole is constantly evolving. The lecture was intended for the group as a whole. The company as a whole is doing well.
Word by Word Definitions
: free of wound or injury : unhurt
: recovered from a wound or injury : restored
: being healed
: a complete amount or sum : a number, aggregate, or totality lacking no part, member, or element
: something constituting a complex unity : a coherent system or organization of parts fitting or working together as one
: wholly, entirely
: as a complete entity
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