Slavism

[ slah-viz-uh m, slav-iz- ]
/ ˈslɑ vɪz əm, ˈslæv ɪz- /

noun

something that is native to, characteristic of, or associated with the Slavs or Slavic.

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Origin of Slavism

First recorded in 1875–85; Slav + -ism
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Example sentences from the Web for slavism

  • Besides, all this Slavism and nationalism is too old to be new.

    The Possessed|Fyodor Dostoevsky

British Dictionary definitions for slavism

Slavism
/ (ˈslɑːvɪzəm) /

noun

anything characteristic of, peculiar to, or associated with the Slavs or the Slavonic languages
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