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Their formalism, which they published in Theory in Biosciences in March, is based on three axioms.What Is an Individual? Biology Seeks Clues in Information Theory.|Jordana Cepelewicz|July 16, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Broadly speaking, these divide themselves into two main branches, the Formalistic and the Naturalesque.
The Formalistic schools, led by the Ikenobos, aimed at a classic idealism corresponding to that of the Kano-academicians.
We should like to call this school the Natural in contradistinction to the Naturalesque and Formalistic schools.
He fancied that he could preserve the element which he has called "art-formalistic" and yet reach dramatic verity.Richard Wagner His Life and His Dramas|W. J. Henderson
In a dry, formalistic way, Primrose asked: "My dear brother, are you prepared for the great change!"Letters of Peregrine Pickle|George P. Upton
British Dictionary definitions for formalism
- the mathematical or logical structure of a scientific argument as distinguished from its subject matter
- the notation, and its structure, in which information is expressed