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simplism

[ sim-pliz-uhm ]
/ ˈsɪm plɪz əm /
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noun

exaggerated simplicity, as in concentrating on a single aspect or factor of a problem or situation while disregarding others; oversimplification: The senator is given to simplism in dealing with international issues.
an act or instance of oversimplifying: to offer simplisms instead of analyses.

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Origin of simplism

First recorded in 1880–85; simple + -ism
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