physicalism

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noun phys·i·cal·ism \ˈfi-zi-kə-ˌli-zəm\

Definition of physicalism

  1. :  a thesis that the descriptive terms of scientific language are reducible to terms which refer to spatiotemporal things or events or to their properties

physicalist

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physicalistic

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1931

First Known Use of physicalism

1931


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