holarchy

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holarchy

(ˈhəʊlˌɑːkɪ)
n
(Commerce) a system composed of interacting holons
[C20: from holo- + -archy]
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It is to be found in the whole pattern or overall interrelationship that emerges so as to incorporate the parts and their simple relationships within a holarchically superordinate form of organization.
Insofar as it fully implies the irreducibility of systems (therefore, the necessary work of the special sciences), and suggests the possibility of a general science of holarchically organized complexities, this core construct of emergent properties is indeed most fundamental to systems science.
This note offers both simply arithmetic and plainly diagrammatic ways of depicting holarchically organized complexity.