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scientistic

[ sahy-uhn-tis-tik ]
/ ˌsaɪ ənˈtɪs tɪk /
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adjective
characterized by or having an exaggerated belief in the principles and methods of science.
of, relating to, or characterized by scientism.
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Origin of scientistic

First recorded in 1875–80; scientist + -ic

OTHER WORDS FROM scientistic

sci·en·tis·ti·cal·ly, adverb
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