Definition of technicism in English:

technicism

noun

  • 1A technical term or point, a technicality.

  • 2Technical quality or character; technique; (also) the use or advocacy of scientific or technological methods, emphasis on technique.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Anna Seward (1742–1809), poet and correspondent. Partly from technic + -ism, and partly from technic + -ism. Compare German Technicismus.

Pronunciation

technicism

/ˈtɛknɪsɪz(ə)m/