Definition of Ockhamistic in US English:

Ockhamistic

adjective

  • Of or relating to William of Ockham, the Ockhamists, or their beliefs.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Hastings Rashdall (1858–1924), moral philosopher, theologian, and historian. From Ockhamist + -ic. Compare post-classical Latin Occamisticus.

Pronunciation

Ockhamistic

/ɒkəˈmɪstik/