Definition of physicism in English:

physicism

noun

  • A theory of physical phenomena; especially one which regards all phenomena as explicable in terms of physical or material forces; materialism.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in James McCosh (1811–1894), philosopher and college head. From physic + -ism, probably after French physicisme.

Pronunciation

physicism

/ˈfɪzɪsɪz(ə)m/