immediatism

[ih-mee-dee-uh-tiz-uh m]
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noun U.S. History.

a policy for the immediate abolition of slavery.

Origin of immediatism

First recorded in 1815–25; immediate + -ism
Related formsim·me·di·a·tist, noun
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