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holistic
American English: /hoʊˈlɪstɪk/
British English: /həʊˈlɪstɪk/
, /hɒˈlɪstɪk/

Translation of holistic in Spanish:

adjective

  • Example sentences
    • If so, a paradigm shift to the holistic approach might be managed.
    • Moreover, holistic method has proved useful in the hard sciences, for example in the geological theory of plate tectonics.
    • I think where Chaos and Complexity theory are really going, is, a holistic understanding of the universe.

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    comarca

    In Spain, a geographical, social, and culturally homogeneous region, with a clear natural or administrative demarcation is called a comarca. Comarcas are normally smaller than regiones. They are often famous for some reason, for example Ampurdán (Catalonia) for its wines, or La Mancha (Castile) for its cheeses.