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Saturday 27 January 2018

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Definition : A system is a regularly interacting or interdependent group of items forming a unified whole.

Every system is delineated by its spatial and temporal boundaries, surrounded and influenced by its environment, described by its structure and purpose and expressed in its functioning.

Examples

- biological systems
- organ systems
- organism / organisms