If one had to define the whole, it would be defined by Relation.
Gilles Deleuze, Cinema 1 : The Movement-Image
"Reflections about purity and pollution are actually reflections about order and disorder, form and formlessness, being and nonbeing. Hence, nothing is dirty in itself; dirt only exists because, as matter out of place, it lies outside and threatens the social system."
 Simon J. Williams and Gillian Bendelow, The Lived Body: Sociological Themes, Embodied Issues (London: Routledge, 1998).
From, Wolkowitz, Carol. "Linguistic Leakiness or Really Dirty? Dirt in Social Theory." In Dirt: New Geographies of Cleanliness and Contamination, edited by Ben Campkin and Rosie Cox , 15–24. London: I.B.Tauris, 2012. Accessed November 20, 2020. http://dx.doi.org/10.5040/9780755694235.ch-001.