factualism

[ fak-choo-uh-liz-uh m ]
/ ˈfæk tʃu əˌlɪz əm /

noun

emphasis on, devotion to, or extensive reliance upon facts: the factualism of scientific experiment.

Origin of factualism

First recorded in 1945–50; factual + -ism
Related formsfac·tu·al·ist, nounfac·tu·al·is·tic, adjective
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