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simplism

[sim-pliz-uh m]
noun
  1. 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.
  2. 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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Word Origin and History for simplism

n.

"oversimplification," 1955, from simple (adj.) + -ism.

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