Dictionary definition for: System
6. (n) an organized structure for arranging or classifying; "he 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"
7. (n) (physical chemistry) a sample of matter in which substances in different phases are in equilibrium; "in a static system oil cannot be replaced by water on a surface" "a system generating hydrogen peroxide"
9. (n) an ordered manner; orderliness by virtue of being methodical and well organized; "his compulsive organization was not an endearing quality" "we can''t do it unless we establish some system around here"
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