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sensationism

[ sen-sey-shuh-niz-uhm ]
/ sɛnˈseɪ ʃəˌnɪz əm /
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noun

a theory of psychology maintaining that experience consists solely of sensations.

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Origin of sensationism

First recorded in 1860–65; sensation + -ism

OTHER WORDS FROM sensationism

sen·sa·tion·ist, noun, adjectivesen·sa·tion·is·tic, adjective
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