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If you step back and take a holistic look, I think any reasonable person would say Android is innovating at a pretty fast pace and getting it to users.
Sundar Pichai

Meaning of "holistic" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HOLISTIC

holistic  [həʊˈlɪstɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HOLISTIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Holistic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES HOLISTIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

holistic

Holism

Holism is the idea that natural systems and their properties should be viewed as wholes, not as collections of parts. This often includes the view that systems function as wholes and that their functioning cannot be fully understood solely in terms of their component parts. Reductionism may be viewed as the complement of holism. Reductionism analyzes a complex system by subdividing or reduction to more fundamental parts. For example, the processes of biology are reducible to chemistry and the laws of chemistry are explained by physics. Social scientist and physician Nicholas A. Christakis explains that "for the last few centuries, the Cartesian project in science has been to break matter down into ever smaller bits, in the pursuit of understanding. And this works, to some extent... but putting things back together in order to understand them is harder, and typically comes later in the development of a scientist or in the development of science."...

Definition of holistic in the English dictionary

The definition of holistic in the dictionary is of or relating to a doctrine of holism. Other definition of holistic is of or relating to the the medical consideration of the complete person, physically and psychologically, in the treatment of a disease.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HOLISTIC


ballistic
bəˈlɪstɪk
evangelistic
ɪˌvændʒɪˈlɪstɪk
fatalistic
ˌfeɪtəˈlɪstɪk
hyperrealistic
ˌhaɪpəˌrɪəˈlɪstɪk
idealistic
ˌaɪdɪəˈlɪstɪk
imperialistic
ɪmˌpɪərɪəˈlɪstɪk
individualistic
ˌɪndɪˌvɪdʒʊəˈlɪstɪk
journalistic
ˌdʒɜːnəˈlɪstɪk
kabbalistic
ˌkæbəˈlɪstɪk
materialistic
məˌtɪərɪəˈlɪstɪk
minimalistic
ˌmɪnɪməˈlɪstɪk
nationalistic
ˌnæʃənəˈlɪstɪk
naturalistic
ˌnætʃrəˈlɪstɪk
photojournalistic
ˌfəʊtəʊˌdʒɜːnəˈlɪstɪk
photorealistic
ˌfəʊtəʊˌrɪəˈlɪstɪk
pluralistic
ˌplʊərəˈlɪstɪk
probabilistic
ˌprɒbəbəˈlɪstɪk
realistic
ˌrɪəˈlɪstɪk
stylistic
staɪˈlɪstɪk
unrealistic
ˌʌnrɪəˈlɪstɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HOLISTIC

holiday home
holiday job
holiday pay
holiday rep
holiday resort
holiday spirit
holiday traffic
holiday village
holiday-maker
holidayer
holier
holier-than-thou
holies
holiest
holily
holiness
Holinshed
holism
holist
holistically

WORDS THAT END LIKE HOLISTIC

anachronistic
antagonistic
artistic
autistic
characteristic
deterministic
domestic
floristic
futuristic
heuristic
linguistic
logistic
mechanistic
opportunistic
optimistic
pessimistic
sadistic
simplistic
statistic
synergistic
touristic

Synonyms and antonyms of holistic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «holistic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HOLISTIC

Find out the translation of holistic to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of holistic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «holistic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

整体主义的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

holístico
570 millions of speakers

English

holistic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

समग्र
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

كلي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

целостный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

holístico
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

হোলিস্টিক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

holistique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Holistik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

holistisch
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ホリスティックな
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

전체론의
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sakabehe
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

toàn diện
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

முழுமையான
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

समग्र
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bütünsel
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

olistico
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

holistyczne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

цілісний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

holistică
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ολιστική
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

holistiese
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

holistiskt
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

holistisk
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HOLISTIC»

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about holistic

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10 QUOTES WITH «HOLISTIC»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word holistic.
1
Corbin Bernsen
I've been working with a holistic specialist, trying to bring my body into balance, and part of making that happen is putting my mom's death into a healthier perspective. I really need to let her go, let her go into the infinite. I can't keep hanging onto this rope that connects us.
2
Mick Fleetwood
I keep fit, I work out, I eat pretty damn well, I don't drink like a fish, and all of those things are tempered with a holistic mind-set that you need to damn well respect the vehicle that you're walking around in.
3
Helene D. Gayle
At CARE, a leading humanitarian organization, we recognize people live their lives in a holistic manner. Issues such as health care, education and economic empowerment cannot be addressed in a vacuum. Thus, effective programs need to tackle the multiple root causes of poverty.
4
Stone Gossard
Call it holistic or holographic thinking, it's been quite effective imagining the world's problems are all right in front of you on a smaller scale with your band. You deal with those relationships, and that's where real major change begins.
5
Eric Kandel
What the Ellison Foundation and I are hoping to encourage is a more holistic approach to psychiatry, in which psychotherapy is put on as rigorous a level as psychopharmacology.
6
Thomas Keating
Redemption basically is about holistic health, if you want to translate it into modern parlance. What I suggest - based on the Christian tradition but not often preached - is that you can't enter into the fullness of the Pascal mystery of the redemption unless there is a radical transformation of motivation within you.
7
Dennis Kucinich
My philosophy comes from a worldview that looks at the world as one. It's a holistic view that sees the world as interconnected and interdependent and integrated in so many different ways, which informs my politics.
8
Matisyahu
When a person listens to a good song, and they can look out at the world and their lives and see the dark and the light, the negative and the positive, all the different elements, all come together in one holistic poem, that is a very healing and very reductive thing, and that's what my music is about.
9
Sundar Pichai
If you step back and take a holistic look, I think any reasonable person would say Android is innovating at a pretty fast pace and getting it to users.
10
Allan Savory
Almost all the knowledge required to produce more food than eroding soil is available today - we just need to use that knowledge within a holistic paradigm - managing agriculture holistically, forming the policies that undergird it holistically.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HOLISTIC»

Discover the use of holistic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to holistic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Holistic Curriculum
First published in 1988, The Holistic Curriculum examines the philosophical, psychological, and social foundations of holistic education, provides an outline of its history, and discusses practical applications for this type of learning in ...
John P. Miller, 2007
2
Holistic Management: A New Framework for Decision Making
This work shows that on the most fundamental level, environmental problems are cuased by human management decisions rather than the commonly blamed culprits of environmental degradation, overpopulation, poor farming practices and lack of ...
Allan Savory, 1999
3
Career Counseling: A Holistic Approach
In addition, diversity issues are integrated throughout, while relevant case studies bring chapter concepts to life. The text is also packed with tools to help students maximize their success in class and on the licensing exam.
Vernon Zunker, 2011
4
Holistic Nursing: A Handbook for Practice
This Text Is Organized By The Five Core Values Contained Within The Standards Of Holistic Nursing Practice: Core Value 1: Holistic Philosophy, Theories, And Ethics Core Value 2: Holistic Caring Process Core Value 3: Holistic Communication, ...
‎2013
5
Body Massage for Holistic Therapists
This book has been written specifically for holistic therapy students and is invaluable for any major body massage course.
Francesca Gould, 2004
6
Anatomy and Physiology for Holistic Therapists
The best selling book for holistic therapists by Francesca Gould has now been updated and revised with a new full color design.
Francesca Gould, 2005
7
Holistic Engineering Education: Beyond Technology
This is a compilation of coordinated and focused essays from world leaders in the engineering profession dedicated to a transformation of engineering education and practice.
Domenico Grasso, Melody Burkins, 2010
8
Holistic Strength Training for Triathlon
Holistic Strength Training for Triathlon will teach the reader what is often neglected in both their pursuit of wellness and their pursuit of a place on the podium.
Andrew Johnston, 2011
9
Comfort Theory and Practice: A Vision for Holistic Health ...
This book places comfort at the forefront of nursing care, by presenting a carefully researched theory of comfort that nurses can use as a framework for practice.
Katharine Kolcaba, 2003
10
The Holistic Orchard: Tree Fruits and Berries the Biological Way
This book will inspire beginners as well as provide deeper answers for experienced fruit growers looking for scientific organic approaches.
Michael Phillips, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HOLISTIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term holistic is used in the context of the following news items.
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Holistic ways to fight cancer with Heidi Symonds - WCSH6.com
Holistic Health Coach, Heidi Symonds of NourishYourselfForLife.com is in this kitchen on the Morning Report talking about Holistic Ways to ... «WCSH-TV, Jul 15»
2
'Holistic' steel solution involves 'fair pricing' versus protection trade-off
ArcelorMittal South Africa (AMSA) CEO Paul O'Flaherty says he is optimistic that a “holistic” solution will be found by September this year to the ... «Creamer Media's Mining Weekly, Jul 15»
3
Active patient appreciates holistic approach to healthcare - DVIDS
Atlanta VA Medical Center Clinical Pharmacist Vian Nguyen celebrates an active lifestyle with veteran patient Craig Schneeberger. DECATUR ... «DVIDS, Jul 15»
4
Meridian Health embraces holistic health paradigm
The healthcare network recently announced the launch of a new integrative medicine program that will offer holistic treatment aimed at treating ... «Red Bank Hub, Jul 15»
5
Daily Commercial News - Holistic infrastructure management a key …
Holistic infrastructure management a key issue for CPWA. "In terms of the first issue asset management, we think that the single most important ... «Daily Commercial News, Jul 15»
6
Mindbody Slips Despite Holistic Cheer from Underwriters
Shares of San Luis Obispo, California-based Mindbody (MB), which acts as a cloud computing services desk for health clubs, spas, and other ... «Barron's, Jul 15»
7
Laudato Si' extraordinarily holistic, says Bishop Drennan - NZ Catholic
Pope Francis's encyclical on the environment, Laudato Si', is an “extraordinarily holistic” document on ecology and the environment while ... «NZ Catholic, Jul 15»
8
Building a Right-Shoring Strategy: A Holistic Approach to High-Tech …
For high-tech manufacturers, the name of the game is flexibility. This is a fast-moving industry where the winners are fast and nimble. Winning ... «EBN, Jul 15»
9
New downtown business takes holistic approach
Dana Goodfellow, owner of Quinte Mind & Body holds acupuncture needles in her business Monday afternoon. Goodfellow's business is ... «Belleville Intelligencer, Jul 15»
10
Nursing student snapshot gets clearer with holistic review
A survey coordinated by the Urban Universities for HEALTH in 2014 on holistic review usage found that using some form of the process is ... «Nurse.com, Jul 15»

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