- pertaining to or affecting the body as a whole.
- pertaining to or affecting a particular body system.
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OTHER WORDS FROM systemicsys·tem·i·cal·ly, adverbnon·sys·tem·ic, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH systemicsystematic systemic
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Example sentences from the Web for systemic
There are, however, systemic problems that must be addressed.
Born and raised in Mobile, Alabama, Brown seems to believe that this is simply another example of a systemic overhaul.
This is what perpetuates a systemic, institutionalized rape culture.
The conforms of systemic racism have caused a precious grasping of your blackness that oft times seeks to destroy us.‘black-ish’ Keeps It Real about the Invisible Black Man|Judnick Mayard|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And then, Ferguson showed us how systemic racism plays itself out.
You can hardly call a corporate monster like Systemic Developments a private enterprise!Industrial Revolution|Poul William Anderson
Caries of the teeth has been shown to bear highly important relation to more remote or systemic diseases.
Some hours—often, indeed, three or four days—then elapse before the systemic symptoms begin.
The truncus arteriosus is moreover only divided into two parts, one of which is continuous with all the systemic arteries.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
It is generally held that the systemic administration of iodin compounds in bacteremias is useless.