# system

#### System vs Lineage - What's the difference?

system | lineage |

## As nouns the difference between system and lineage

is that system is system while lineage is descent in a line from a common progenitor; progeny; race; descending line of offspring or ascending line of parentage.

#### System vs Rule - What's the difference?

system | rule | Related terms |

is system.

## As a verb rule is

.

#### System vs Procession - What's the difference?

system | procession |

## As nouns the difference between system and procession

is that system is system while procession is the act of progressing or proceeding.

## As a verb procession is

to take part in a procession.

#### Algorithm vs System - What's the difference?

algorithm | system |

## As nouns the difference between algorithm and system

is that algorithm is a precise step-by-step plan for a computational procedure that possibly begins with an input value and yields an output value in a finite number of steps while system is system.

#### Plan vs System - What's the difference?

plan | system | Related terms |

## As nouns the difference between plan and system

is that plan is a tablet (for writing and erasing) while system is system.

#### System vs Surround - What's the difference?

system | surround |

## As nouns the difference between system and surround

is that system is system while surround is (british) anything, such as a fence or border, that surrounds something.

## As a verb surround is

(label) to encircle something or simultaneously extend in all directions.

#### System vs Efficacy - What's the difference?

system | efficacy | Related terms |

## As nouns the difference between system and efficacy

is that system is system while efficacy is (uncountable) ability to produce a desired amount of a desired effect.

#### Means vs System - What's the difference?

means | system | Related terms |

## As nouns the difference between means and system

is that means is while system is system.

## As a verb means

is (mean).

#### System vs Period - What's the difference?

system | period |

## As nouns the difference between system and period

is that system is system while period is (obsolete|medicine) the length of time for a disease to run its course.

## As an adjective period is

appropriate for a given historical era.

## As an interjection period is

(chiefly|north america) and nothing else; and nothing less; used for emphasis.

## As a verb period is

(obsolete|intransitive) to come to a period; to conclude.

system | style |

is system.

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## As an adjective style is

elegant, stylish.