[ noo-diz-uh m, nyoo- ]
/ ˈnu dɪz əm, ˈnyu- /
the practice of going nude, especially in places that allow sexually mixed groups, in the belief that such practice benefits health.
What’s The #’s Real Name?A hash has referred to stripes on military jackets since as early as 1910. But, in the 1980s, people started using hash to refer to the # symbol.
Related formsnud·ist, noun, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for nudism's
/ (ˈnjuːdɪzəm) /
the practice of nudity, esp for reasons of health, religion, etc
Derived Formsnudist, noun, adjective
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