Definition of Systems

1. Noun. (plural of system) ¹

2. Adverb. Pertaining to systems, specific to systems. ¹

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Definition of Systems

1. system [n] - See also: system

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Systems

systems (current term)
systems analysis
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systems architecture
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systems design
systems engineering
systems program
systems science
systems sciences
systems software
systems theory

Literary usage of Systems

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans Günther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"The Multiple Functions of the Afferent Receptive or Centripetally Conducting Neuron systems Beginning in the-skin, mucous membranes and ..."

2. Expanding Access to Science and Technology: The Role of Information by Ines Wesley-Tanaskovic, Jacques Tocatlian, Kenneth H. Roberts (1994)
"The new generation of information systems must be user-oriented and ... My first claim is that hypermedia systems will offer a solution to this problem. ..."

3. Heating and Ventilating Buildings: A Manual for Heating Engineers and Architects by Rolla Clinton Carpenter (1915)
"systems Employed in Steam-heating.—There are in general two systems of heating, known as the gravity return, and the pump return heating systems. ..."

4. The Science of Railways by Marshall Monroe Kirkman (1913)
"systems FOB RAILWAY SERVICE. The electrical systems which are in use or are available for railway work are: The Direct Current systems, viz. ..."

5. Geometric Computing Science: First Steps by Robert Hermann (1991)
"A synthesis of the theory of differential systems, numerical analysis, and recursive functions is required: It will be called the Theory of Recursive ..."

6. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1879)
"[3.2.1] results were rationalized, as were similar ones in bicyclo[3.2.1]octenyl systems,30 on the assumption of stereoelectronic favoring of formation and ..."

7. A Handbook of Colloid-chemistry: The Recognition of Colloids, the Theory of by Carl Wilhelm Wolfgang Ostwald, Wolfgang Ostwald, Emil Hatschek (1919)
"Other disperse systems having the composition Gas + Solid or Gas + Liquid may assume the properties of liquids. Thus smoke or fog sometimes exhibit ..."

8. Heating and Ventilating Buildings: A Manual for Heating Engineers and Architects by Rolla Clinton Carpenter (1915)
"Accelerated Hot-water systems are those in which the water in the risers is superheated, causing the liberation of steam bubbles as the water ascends and ..."

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