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anatomism
1. The theoretical concept that the phenomena of life in organized bodies are due to their structure.
2. The application of the principles of anatomical structure and the exhibition of anatomical detail, as in painting, sculpture, and other art forms.
3. The tendency to explain the physiology of an organ by its particular anatomical structure.
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