stylism

noun
styl·​ism | \ ˈstīˌlizəm \
plural -s

Definition of stylism

: concern with style (as in art or literature) as an end in itself : undue preoccupation with style

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History and Etymology for stylism

International Scientific Vocabulary style entry 1 + -ism; probably originally formed as French stylisme

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“Stylism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stylism. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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