mechanistic Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “mechanistic” in the English Dictionary

"mechanistic" in British English

See all translations


uk   us   /ˌmek.əˈnɪs.tɪk/
thinking of ​living things as if they were ​machines: According to mechanistic ​views of ​behaviour, ​humanaction can be ​explained in ​terms of ​cause and ​effect.
(Definition of mechanistic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mechanistic”
in Chinese (Simplified) 机械论(者)的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 機械論(者)的…
What is the pronunciation of mechanistic?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “mechanistic”

Word of the Day


made of gold

Word of the Day