charlatanism

[ shahr-luh-tn-iz-uhm ]
/ ˈʃɑr lə tnˌɪz əm /

noun

the practice or method of a charlatan.
an instance of this.

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Origin of charlatanism

First recorded in 1795–1805; charlatan + -ism

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