/ (ˈfætɪzəm) /
discrimination on the basis of weight, esp prejudice against those considered to be overweight
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Derived forms of fattismfattist, noun, adjective
Word Origin for fattism
C20: from fat + -ism, on the model of racism
Words nearby fattism
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