statolatry

/ (steɪˈtɒlətrɪ) /

noun

rare the act or practice of idolizing the state

Nearby words

  1. statoblast,
  2. statoconium,
  3. statocyst,
  4. statohm,
  5. statokinetic reflex,
  6. statolith,
  7. stator,
  8. statoscope,
  9. statotonic reflexes,
  10. stats

Word Origin for statolatry

C19: from state + -latry

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