[ par-uh-lel-is-tik, -luh-lis- ]

  1. of, relating to, or of the nature of a parallelism.

  2. of or relating to the metaphysical doctrine of parallelism or to its adherents.

  1. resembling, approaching, or characterized by parallelism.

Origin of parallelistic

First recorded in 1865–70; parallelist + -ic

Words Nearby parallelistic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use parallelistic in a sentence

  • But the situation is entirely changed, if we consider the smell effect from the point of view of the parallelistic theory.

    Psychotherapy | Hugo Mnsterberg