The systemic risk of Merrill's folding like Lehman had was far too devastating for either Ben Bernanke or Hank Paulson to imagine.
And how can you compare it across the industry—so you can contain all that systemic risk?
And then, Ferguson showed us how systemic racism plays itself out.
systemic sys·tem·ic (sĭ-stěm'ĭk)
Of or relating to a system.
Of, relating to, or affecting the entire body or an entire organism.
Relating to or affecting a particular body system, especially the nervous system.
Relating to systemic circulation.