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systemic

adjective
 
 
/sɪˈstemɪk/
relating to or affecting the whole of a system, organization, etc. rather than just some parts of it: These problems, far from being transitory, are systemic. The evidence suggests systemic failures on the part of the company's managers. We need a systemic change.
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