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Locofocoism

[ loh-koh-foh-koh-iz-uhm ]
/ ˌloʊ koʊˈfoʊ koʊˌɪz əm /
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noun (sometimes lowercase)
the doctrines of the Locofocos.
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Origin of Locofocoism

An Americanism dating back to 1830–40; Locofoco + -ism
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