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system meaning

EN[ˈsɪstəm]
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  • A system is a set of interacting or interdependent components forming an integrated whole.
  • Every system is delineated by its spatial and temporal boundaries, surrounded and influenced by its environment, described by its structure and purpose and expressed in its functioning.
  • Fields that study the general properties of systems include systems science, systems theory, systems modeling, systems engineering, cybernetics, dynamical systems, thermodynamics, complex systems, system analysis and design and systems architecture.
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    Definition of system in English Dictionary

  • NounPLsystems
    1. A collection of organized things; a whole composed of relationships among its members.
      1. There are eight planets in the solar system. ‎
    2. A method or way of organizing or planning.
      1. Many people believed communism was a good system until the breakup of the Soviet Union. ‎
      2. Don't want to grow old too fast / Don't want to let the system get me down / I've got to find a way to make the good times last / And if you'll show me how, I'm ready now
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    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • The school system cannot raise teachers' salaries, so they are providing better benefits as an effort to up the ante.
      • Quantitative real-time PCR was performed using the iQTM SYBRgreen supermix (Bio-Rad) and the iCycler MyiQTM real-time PCR detection system (Bio-Rad).
      • From the customer’s view, a data center is an integrated system offering services to users; however, data centers are a combination of a great number of physical machines serving integratedly.
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • This Merkelvellian approach has put the fear of god up everybody: everybody's worried about unemployment; everybody's worried about the housing market; everybody's worried about the banking system.
      • However, Wang and Zhou [37 ] reported similar results in iron oxyhydroxysulfate mineral jarosite bio-synthesis systems.
      • Both centres are also exploring methods for pseudonymising patients, in order to track them through the system.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
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    Meaning of system for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "system" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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