Thatcherism

[ thach-uh-riz-uh m ]
/ ˈθætʃ əˌrɪz əm /
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noun

the conservative policies, political philosophy, and leadership style of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, characterized especially by monetarism, privatization, and labor union reform.

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Related formsThatch·er·ite, noun, adjective

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Thatcherism

/ (ˈθætʃəˌrɪzəm) /

noun

the policies of monetarism, privatization, and self-help promoted by Margaret Thatcher
Derived FormsThatcherite (ˈθætʃəˌraɪt), noun, adjective

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