Pan-Slavism

[pan-slah-viz-uh m, -slav-iz-]

Origin of Pan-Slavism

First recorded in 1840–50; pan- + Slavism
Related formsPan-Slav, Pan-Slav·ic, adjective
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Pan-Slavism

noun
  1. (esp in the 19th century) the movement for the union of the Slavic peoples, esp under the hegemony of tsarist Russia
Derived FormsPan-Slavic, adjective
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