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adjective     holistic pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    based on the idea that you should take care of your whole body and mind, rather than just treating a part of the body that is ill

    a holistic approach to cancer

  2. 2
    thinking about the whole of something, and not just dealing with particular aspects

    a holistic approach to the region’s development

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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