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 (ăt′ə-mĭs′tĭk) also at·om·is·ti·cal (-tĭ-kəl)
1. Of or having to do with atoms or atomism.
2. Consisting of many separate, often disparate elements: an atomistic culture.

at′om·is′ti·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.atomistic - divided into separate and often disparate elements
holistic - emphasizing the organic or functional relation between parts and the whole


adj (Philos) → atomistisch
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They favoured an atomisticly capitalized trade, one that was not vertically integrated, so that there were opportunities to buy saltfish in Newfoundland from independent producers.
In this test, the free-response material is considered and ranked as a whole, rather than atomisticly broken into smaller units of information to be matched against characteristics of the targets.