biologism

noun
bi·​ol·​o·​gism | \ bī-ˈä-lə-ˌji-zəm How to pronounce biologism (audio) \

Definition of biologism

: the use of biological explanations in the analysis of social situations

Other Words from biologism

biologistic \ bī-​ˌä-​lə-​ˈji-​stik How to pronounce biologistic (audio) \ adjective

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1904, in the meaning defined above

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