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: a verbal expression : term
: phrasing, wording
: words used as if they were more important than the realities they represent
the emancipation of science from verbalism— G. A. L. Sarton
: a wordy expression of little meaning
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articulation, expression, formulation, phrasing, statement, utterance, voice, wording
1787, in the meaning defined at sense 1a
verbal entry 1 + -ism
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