n. in general systems theory, refers to the semipermeable boundaries which exist between living systems. Each boundary system permits information to flow through, and this exchange happens in both directions. See ego boundary.

BOUNDARY SYSTEM: "Given the semipermeable boundary system between two societies, they can become interdependent and influential on each other. "
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