Definition of mechanico-physical in English:

mechanico-physical

adjective

  • Of or relating to mechanical and physical processes; specifically of, relating to, or designating a philosophy that explains all phenomena as the outcome of the motions and interactions of matter in accordance with physical laws.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in William James (1842–1910), philosopher and psychologist.

Pronunciation

mechanico-physical

/mɪˌkanɪkə(ʊ)ˈfɪzɪkl/