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formulism

[fawr-myuh-liz-uh m] /ˈfɔr myəˌlɪz əm/
noun
1.
adherence to or reliance on formulas.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; formul(a) + -ism
Related forms
formulist, noun
formulistic, adjective
unformulistic, adjective
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formulism

/ˈfɔːmjʊˌlɪzəm/
noun
1.
adherence to or belief in formulas
Derived Forms
formulist, noun, adjective
formulistic, adjective
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