formularism

noun
for·mu·lar·ism | \ ˈfȯrmyələˌrizəm \
plural -s

Definition of formularism 

: the practice of depending on or adhering strictly to set formulas

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formularistic \¦⸗⸗⸗¦ristik \ adjective

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formulary entry 1 + -ism

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