What does holistic mean?

Definitions for holistic
hoʊˈlɪs tɪkholis·tic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. holistic(adj)

    emphasizing the organic or functional relation between parts and the whole


  1. holistic(Adjective)

    related to holism

    Etymology: See holism.

  2. holistic(Adjective)

    Relating to a study of the whole instead of a separation into parts.

    Etymology: See holism.

How to pronounce holistic?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say holistic in sign language?

  1. holistic


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of holistic in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of holistic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of holistic in a Sentence

  1. William Copeland:

    This study is about righting a longstanding error and prejudice about the differences between these common childhood adversities, it suggests that whether we are talking about prevention, screening or treatment, our notions of childhood mistreatment need to be broader and more holistic than they have been.

  2. Ed You:

    The efficiencies aren't there yet, but they will get there, the ultimate goal is to make this a marketable product for health care. And you can't look at the home-brew as a snapshot. We need to look at a holistic approach.

  3. Superintendent Michael Rossi Jr.:

    This is not a gotcha-type thing, it's an educational, restorative and holistic response. We're not looking to punish people.

  4. Robert Iuliano:

    Within its holistic admissions process, and as part of its effort to build a diverse class, Harvard College has demonstrated a strong record of recruiting and admitting Asian American students.

  5. Mark Freymueller:

    It is possible to do this with a holistic approach and the right mindset.

Images & Illustrations of holistic

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