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gestalt

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgestaltge‧stalt /ɡəˈʃtɑːlt/ noun [countable] technical 🔊 🔊 COMPLETEMORE THAN something OR somebody ELSEa whole thing that is different from all its parts, and has qualities that are not present in any of its parts by themselves 🔊 gestalt psychology
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gestaltIt is the duty of the inventor to build a new gestalt for the old one in the framework of society.Re-arranged, the parts make up a different whole which has a different form or gestalt.
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