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    holistic or holism

    Dear teachers,
    Would you please help me understand the above word?
    I went through dictionaries but didn't understand well. Could you please explain it to me in simple English.

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    Re: holistic or holism

    holistic: dealing with or treating the whole of something or someone and not just a part holistic adjective - definition in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

    Which part(s) of that definition do you not understand?

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    #3
    Oh! Now it is quite clear. The dictionary I looked up is thefreedictionary since there are many dictionaries included in it. Thanks 5jj.

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    Hello 5jj! Could you please provide an example (common) sentence using the word in order for me to understand it very well?
    Thanks.

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    Re: holistic or holism

    I am going to see a holistic doctor next week.
    I use a holistic dentist.
    My nutritional therapist treats me holistically.
    The massage centre down the road offers a lovely holistic massage.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: holistic or holism

    For examples of words and phrases used in a variety of contexts, bookmark the Fraze.It website.

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