Definition of Machism in English:

Machism

Pronunciation /ˈmɑːkɪz(ə)m/ /ˈmakɪz(ə)m/ /ˈmɑːxɪz(ə)m/

noun

Philosophy
  • The theories of Ernst Mach, especially his concept of empirio-criticism adopted from Richard Avenarius.

Origin

1920s. From Mach + -ism, after Russian maxizm (G. V. Plekhanov, 1908; later used by V. I. Lenin).