monarchism

[ mon-er-kiz-uh m ]
/ ˈmɒn ərˌkɪz əm /

noun

the principles of monarchy.
advocacy of monarchical rule.

Origin of monarchism

1830–40; monarch(y) + -ism; compare French monarchisme, German Monarchismus

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