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Nazism

[naht-siz-uh m, nat-]
noun
  1. the principles or methods of the Nazis.
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Also Na·zi·ism [naht-see-iz-uh m, nat-] /ˈnɑt siˌɪz əm, ˈnæt-/.

Origin of Nazism

First recorded in 1930–35; Naz(i) + -ism
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Related Words for nazism

tyranny, authoritarianism, totalitarianism, autocracy, fascism, despotism, coercion, Nazism, absolutism, regimentation, bureaucracy, racism

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Word Origin and History for nazism

Nazism

n.

also Naziism, 1934, from Nazi + -ism. Perhaps based on French Nazisme (1930).

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nazism in Culture

Nazism

[(naht-siz-uhm, nat-siz-uhm)]

The beliefs of the Nazis.

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