DictionaryThesaurusScrabbleExamplesQuiz

system meaning

EN[ˈsɪstəm]
US
WSystem
  • 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.
FR system
system
system

    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
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Piping is a system of pipes considered collectively.
      • Yogurt has shown antimutagenic effects against a range of mutagens and promutagens, in microbial and mammalian cell systems [8 ].
      • A toggle joint, which used a lever system to multiply power, replaced the screw mechanism for forcing down the impression-forming platen.
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • He was bitter from the torments of the divorce system.
      • Computer programs should deallocate memory they no longer need, releasing it back to the system.
      • In contrast, the HIV-1 protease inhibitor nelfinavir or the HCV NS5A inhibitor daclatasvir only blocks the replication of a single virus in the “co-infection” system.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
    Related Links:
    1. fr system
    2. fr systems
    3. en systems
    4. en systematic
    5. en systematically
    Source: Wiktionary
     0 0

    Meaning of system for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "system" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
    Difficultness: Level 1
    12345678910
    Easy     ➨     Difficult
    Definiteness: Level 9
    12345678910
    Definite    ➨     Versatile
    0.104