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system

noun

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  1. 1 something made up of many interdependent or related parts the national highway system allows travel from one end of the country to the other the democratic system of checks and balances in government Synonyms of system complex, network Words Related to system interlacement, mesh, meshwork, net, plexus, web; aggregate, conglomerate, totality, whole; sequence, series; supersystem

  2. 2 a method worked out in advance for achieving some objective if you're going to wrap all these presents in one afternoon, you'll need a system Synonyms of system arrangement, blueprint, design, game, game plan, ground plan, master plan, program, project, road map, scheme, strategy, planWords Related to system collusion, conspiracy, plot; contrivance, device, gambit, maneuver, ruse, stratagem, subterfuge, trick; counterplan, counterstrategy; means, tactic, technique, way; procedure, protocol; conception, idea, projet, proposal, specific(s), specification(s); aim, intent, intention, purpose; diagram, formula, layout, map, pattern, platform, policy, recipe, setup

  3. 3 the means or procedure for doing something not the best system perhaps, but it gets the job done Synonyms of system approach, fashion, form, how, manner, methodology, recipe, strategy, style, method, tack, tactics, technique, wayWords Related to system mode, modus operandi; blueprint, design, game, game plan, ground plan, intrigue, layout, line, model, plan, plot, program, route, scheme; expedient, move, shift, step; practice (also practise), process, routine; policy


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