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syntropy

the condition of having a series of similar parts with the same spatial orientation, e.g. the ribs. — syntropic, adj.
See also: Anatomy
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Instead, George Land and Beth Jarman, authors of Nature's Hidden Force, posit that the universe operates on the Law of Creative Connecting, or "Syntropy," and is actually moving toward a more evolved, better, and brighter future and pulling everything -- from particles to planets to us -- into it.
Relman says that through a behavior called syntropy, the hydrogen-consuming microbes--whether methanogens or treponemes--work together with the other microbes to stabilize the microbial community and keep it going.
The big picture reason why black holes occur in organizations is entropy--or a lack of syntropy. Entropy is a tendency toward disorder or randomness in an open system.
For an organization to reach its goals, the forces of syntropy must overwhelm the forces of entropy, before entropy overwhelms the organization.
The opposite of entropy is syntropy, which Albrecht (2003) describes as the gain of energy that happens when there is intelligent integration of all the organization's resources.
Exceptions are JSD (Appendix A.6), which is the first method in which the distinction is made explicit, and Syntropy (Appendix B.14).
In JSD and Syntropy, the distinction between a subject domain decomposition and a software specification is made fully explicit: the decomposition of the subject domain is modeled separately from the decomposition of the software product, and the link between the two is made explicit (Appendices A.6 and B.14).