racialism

[ rey-shuh-liz-uh m ]
/ ˈreɪ ʃəˌlɪz əm /

noun


Nearby words

  1. rachmanism,
  2. racial,
  3. racial memory,
  4. racial profiling,
  5. racial unconscious,
  6. racialist,
  7. racialization,
  8. racialize,
  9. racially,
  10. raciation

Origin of racialism

First recorded in 1905–10; racial + -ism

Related formsra·cial·ist, noun, adjectivera·cial·is·tic, adjectivenon·ra·cial·ism, noun

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Word Origin and History for racialism

racialism

n.

"racism," 1879, from racial + -ism. Also see racist.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper