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Wahhabism

[ wuh-hah-biz-uhm, wah- ]
/ wəˈhɑ bɪz əm, wɑ- /
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noun
the group of doctrines or practices of the Wahhabis.
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Also Wah·ha·bi·ism [wuh-hah-bee-iz-uhm, wah-], /wəˈhɑ biˌɪz əm, wɑ-/, Wa·ha·bism.

Origin of Wahhabism

First recorded in 1820–30; Wahhab(i) + -ism

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