- eclecticism (English)
- A conceptual approach that does not hold rigidly to a single paradigm or set of assumptions, but instead draws upon multiple theories, styles, or ideas to gain complementary insights into a subject, or applies different theories in particular cases (source: Wikipedia).
- The practice of selecting or borrowing from earlier styles and combining the borrowed elements.
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