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pragmaticism

noun prag·mat·i·cism \prag-ˈma-tə-ˌsi-zəm\

Definition of PRAGMATICISM

:  the philosophic doctrine of C. S. Peirce
prag·mat·i·cist \-sist\ noun

First Known Use of PRAGMATICISM

1905

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