Related to Anatomism: anatomy
|n.||1.||The application of the principles of anatomy, as in art.|
The stretched and vivid anatomism of their [i. e., the French] great figure painters.
|2.||The doctrine that the anatomical structure explains all the phenomena of the organism or of animal life.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.