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holon (hōˑ·ln),

n in Greek philosophy, both the individual and the universe. Used in functional medicine to describe the holistic concept of health in which the emotional, mental, physical, and spiritual aspects are all essential for health.
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The holon concept can also be used to define and analyse self-organising agent systems [26].
Totaling 760 people between Kiryat Luza and Holon -- up from 150 people in 1967, but down from an estimated 1 million during Biblical times -- the Samaritans, who during their history have been the victims of persecution and forced conversion to Islam, feel that being on good terms with everyone is vital to their efforts against extinction.
Every year 15 outstanding design graduates are selected from the Design Academies in Israel: Bezalel, Shenkar, Holon Institute of Technology and Hadassa.
In the "reader holon," meanwhile (figure 4), we can see how theories of resonance and of reader response, expanded to take into account a range of states of consciousness, could mesh with an analysis of the "ecology of value and meaning" at the very moment of reading.
Now in his 60s, Uri helps to manage of one of the three synagogues in Holon that are mainly frequented by Jews of Iranian descent, and he says talk in the community is dominated by one subject: the drum-beat of war.
temporary centers in Holon and Bat Yam will open in order to hand out gas
Fortress's Israeli distributor, TMI Barak, with experience of more than 50 such installations in Israel in less than four years, was called upon to modernise a production line at the fourth-generation Papouchado family-run organisation, situated in Holon near Tel Aviv.
Haaretz reported on its website that "these maneuvers will be the largest of their kind in the history of Israel, and they will be carried out in Tel Aviv, Ramat Ghan and Holon.
CDATA[ It's been weeks that Holon streets have been adorned with posters that many say malign the public and the IDF.
On Tuesday, Israel confirmed its fourth case of swine flu of a 20-year-old woman from Holon who recently returned from Mexico.
As part of the study experiment, in order to analyse what happens during the proposed manufacturing process, we used the holon concept (Cristea & Abrudan, 2007).
City Ladies were beaten 8-1 by semi-professional Icelandic side Valur Reykjavik and were then pipped 2-1 by Israeli Cup winners Maccabi Holon.