Definition of "reductionist" [reductionist]

  • (adjective) of, or relating to reductionism
  • (noun) an advocate of reductionism

Use "reductionist" in a sentence

  • "However, if we allow ourselves to be bogged down in reductionist bickering or sidetracked by provisional arguments, we do a shameful disservice to the children."
  • "If I may trade in reductionist stereotypes for a split-second, we like our melodrama here on the subcontinent."
  • "This is called reductionist science for a very good and obvious reason."

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