noun im·me·di·a·tism \-ə̇ˌtizəm\

Definition of immediatism



  1. 1 :  immediateness

  2. 2 :  a policy or practice of gaining a desired end by immediate action; specifically :  a policy advocating the immediate abolition of slavery

  3. 3 :  an epistemological theory that views the object of perception as directly knowable

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