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noun at·om·ism \ˈat-ə-ˌmiz-əm\

Medical Definition of ATOMISM

:  a doctrine that the universe is composed of simple indivisible minute particles
:  a psychological doctrine that perceptions, thoughts, and all mental processes are built up by the combination of simple elements
April 25, 2015
lissome Hear it
nimble or easily flexed
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