factorist

noun fac·tor·ist \ˈfaktərə̇st\

Definition of factorist

plural

-s

  1. :  an adherent to the theory that mental abilities depend on several factors, some specific and affecting success with one kind of task only, others general and affecting all undertakings

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Origin and Etymology of factorist

1factor + -ist


First Known Use: 1930


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