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system

noun /ˈsistəm/
an arrangement of many parts that work together
sistema
a railway system the solar system the digestive system.
a person’s body
organismo
Take a walk every day – it’s good for the system!
a way of organizing something according to certain ideas, principles etc
sistema
a system of government/education.
a plan or method
método
What is your system for washing the dishes?
the quality of being efficient and methodical
organización, sistema, método
Your work lacks system.
systematic /-ˈmӕtik/ adjective
sistemático
a systematic approach.
systematically adverb
sistemáticamente
systematize verb ( (also systematiseBritish)) to arrange or organize something according to a system
Sistematizar
If you want your business to succeed, you need to systematize its most critical or important areas.
systematization noun ( (also systematisationBritish))
Sistematización
the systematization of the archives.
systemic adjective (formal) affecting the whole of something
Sistémico
systemic corruption in the police service A systemic disease affects the body as a whole.
systemically adverb
Sistematicamente
Rheumatoid arthritis systemically affects the human body’s joints and organs.
(Definition of system from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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