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1. (Science: psychology) The doctrine held by Condillac, and by some ascribed to locke, that our ideas originate solely in sensation, and consist of sensations transformed; sensualism; opposed to intuitionalism, and rationalism.

2. The practice or methods of sensational writing or speaking; as, the sensationalism of a novel.

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... and quite concerned that Georgia's effort at an environmental approach of investigation would be disrupted by inexperience, unprofessionalism and sensationalism. From my standpoint this is more likely what did happen IF it's existance has truely disappeared and it come to a screeching hault. I ...

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