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gentilism

[jen-tl-iz-uh m] /ˈdʒɛn tlˌɪz əm/
noun
1.
the quality of being a gentile, especially heathenism; paganism.
Origin of gentilism
1570-1580
First recorded in 1570-80; gentile + -ism
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