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Synonyms of 'system'

(noun) 
Definition
any scheme or set of rules used to classify, explain, or calculate
a multi-party system of government
Synonyms
arrangement
an imaginative flower arrangement
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structure
The chemical structure of this particular molecule is very unusual.
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organization
the internal organization of the department
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classification
the accepted classification of the animal and plant kingdoms
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coordination
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setup (informal)
I gradually got rather disillusioned with the whole setup.
(noun) 
Definition
a network of communications, transportation, or distribution
a news channel on a local cable system
Synonyms
network
The uterus is supplied with a network of blood vessels and nerves.
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web
a complex web of financial dealings
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grid
a grid of narrow streets
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set of channels
(noun) 
Definition
a method or set of methods for doing or organizing something
the decimal system of metric weights and measures
Synonyms
method
new teaching methods
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practice
a public inquiry into bank practices
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technique
tests performed using a new technique
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procedure
He did not follow the correct procedure in applying for a visa.
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routine
The players had to change their daily routine.
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theory
He produced a theory about historical change.
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usage
a fruitful convergence with past usage and custom
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methodology
Teaching methodologies vary according to the topic.
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frame of reference
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modus operandi
We reserve the right to alter our modus operandi.
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fixed order
(noun) 
Definition
orderliness or routine
Synonyms
orderliness
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method
They go about their work with method and common sense.
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regularity
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definite plan
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logical process
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systematization
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methodicalness

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Additional synonyms

in the sense of classification
Definition
placing things systematically in categories
the accepted classification of the animal and plant kingdoms
Synonyms
categorization,
grading,
cataloguing,
taxonomy,
codification,
sorting,
profiling
in the sense of grid
a grid of narrow streets
Synonyms
in the sense of methodology
Definition
the system of methods and principles used in a particular discipline
Teaching methodologies vary according to the topic.

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