[ pey-puh-liz-uhm ]
/ ˈpeɪ pəˌlɪz əm /
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the papal system.
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OTHER WORDS FROM papalismpa·pal·ist, adjective, nounpa·pal·is·tic, adjectivean·ti·pa·pal·ist, noun, adjective
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How to use papalism in a sentence
The true primacy he reviles as "papalism," and would substitute a mere primacy of honor or "presidency."