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Engelsk substantiv: system

1. system (om gjenstand) instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe bought a new stereo system.
The system consists of a motor and a small computer.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkinstrumentality, instrumentation

Mere spesifikke uttrykkADP system, ADPS, assemblage, audio system, automatic data processing system, communication system, computer system, computing system, containment, control system, data system, drainage system, EDS, electronic network, ETD, exhaust, exhaust system, explosive detection system, explosive trace detection, guidance device, guidance system, hookup, inertial guidance system, inertial navigation system, information system, labyrinth, lockage, maze, mechanical system, navigational system, network, network, propulsion system, resonator, scaffolding, security system, selsyn, shipboard system, solar thermal system, sound system, sprinkler system, staging, synchro, synchromesh

Omfatter disse spesifikke uttrykkinfrastructure, module, substructure

2. system (om gruppe) a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)scheme

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkgroup, grouping

Mere spesifikke uttrykkbody, dragnet, economic system, economy, ecosystem, judicatory, judicature, judicial system, judiciary, language system, machinery, network, nonlinear system, organism, root system, rootage, shebang, social organisation, social organization, social structure, social system, solar system, structure, subsystem, syntax, water system, web

Omfatter disse spesifikke uttrykkhierarchy

3. system (om masse eller substans) (physical chemistry) a sample of matter in which substances in different phases are in equilibrium

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIn a static system oil cannot be replaced by water on a surface.
A system generating hydrogen peroxide.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkmatter

Overordnet kategoriphysical chemistry

4. system (om erkjendelse) a complex of methods or rules governing behavior

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey have to operate under a system they oppose.
That language has a complex system for indicating gender.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)system of rules

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkmethod

Mere spesifikke uttrykkaccounting, anthroposophy, discipline, ethic, ethical code, frame, frame of reference, gambling system, government, honor system, logic, logic, logical system, merit system, organon, point system, program, programme, spoils system, system of logic, theological system, theology, theosophy

5. system (om erkjendelse) an organized structure for arranging or classifying

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe changed the arrangement of the topics.
The facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original.
He tried to understand their system of classification.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)arrangement, organisation, organization

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkstructure

Mere spesifikke uttrykkcalendar, classification system, contrivance, coordinate system, data structure, design, distribution, frame of reference, genetic map, kinship system, lattice, living arrangement, ontology, plan, reference frame, reference system, statistical distribution

6. system (i anatomi) a group of physiologically or anatomically related organs or parts

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe body has a system of organs for digestion.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbody part

Mere spesifikke uttrykkapparatus urogenitalis, articulatory system, central nervous system, CNS, digestive system, endocrine system, frame, gastrointestinal system, genital system, genitourinary apparatus, genitourinary system, immune system, integumentary system, mononuclear phagocyte system, MPS, muscle system, muscular structure, musculature, musculoskeletal system, nervous system, peripheral nervous system, reproductive system, RES, respiratory system, reticuloendothelial system, sensory system, skeletal system, skeleton, system of macrophages, systema alimentarium, systema digestorium, systema nervosum, systema nervosum centrale, systema nervosum periphericum, systema respiratorium, systema skeletale, systema urogenitale, tract, urinary apparatus, urinary system, urogenital apparatus, urogenital system, vascular system, venation, venous blood system

7. system (om erkjendelse) a procedure or process for obtaining an objective

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey had to devise a system that did not depend on cooperation.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkplan of action

Mere spesifikke uttrykkcredit system, legal system, pricing system, promotion system

8. system (i anatomi) the living body considered as made up of interdependent components forming a unified whole

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningExercise helped him get the alcohol out of his system.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykklive body

9. system (om egenskap) an ordered manner; orderliness by virtue of being methodical and well organized

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis compulsive organization was not an endearing quality.
We can't do it unless we establish some system around here.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)organisation, organization

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkmethodicalness, orderliness

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