Definition of 'literalism'
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Was this a case of literalism taken to impressive but unnecessary lengths? The Times Literary Supplement (2012)Another problem for every religious adaptation is literalism. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Used Occasionally. literalism is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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