The limitation to the degrees of freedom in a system.
Any function in a system must be by necessity maintained within limits, for at least two interrelated reasons:
- Any runaway process affecting a systemic function would quickly endanger the survival of the system as a whole in the environment on which it depends for its input resources or for its output absorption
- Any such disequilibrium in one function would quickly lead to dangerous disturbances in other functions.
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