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etatism

[ ey-tah-tiz-uhm ]
/ eɪˈtɑ tɪz əm /
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noun

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Origin of etatism

1920–25; <French étatisme, equivalent to état state (Old French estat<Latin statusstatus) + -isme-ism

OTHER WORDS FROM etatism

e·tat·ist, adjective
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