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Slav·ism(slä′vĭz′əm) or Slav·i·cism (slä′vĭ-sĭz′əm)
1. A linguistic feature of one or more Slavic languages, especially a Slavic idiom or phrasing that appears in a non-Slavic language.
2. An attitude, custom, or other feature that is characteristically Slavic.
3. Esteem for and emulation of Slavic culture and politics.
1. (Peoples) anything characteristic of, peculiar to, or associated with the Slavs or the Slavonic languages
2. (Languages) anything characteristic of, peculiar to, or associated with the Slavs or the Slavonic languages
Slav•ism(ˈslɑ vɪz əm, ˈslæv ɪz-)
something native to, characteristic of, or associated with the Slavs or Slavic.