mechanomorphism

noun
mech·​a·​no·​mor·​phism | \ "+¦mȯrˌfizəm \
plural -s

Definition of mechanomorphism

: a conception of something (as the universe or a living creature) as operating mechanically or to be fully accounted for according to the laws of physical science

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History and Etymology for mechanomorphism

mechan- + -morphism (as in anthropomorphism)

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“Mechanomorphism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mechanomorphism. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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