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Affirming, promoting, or characterized by belief in equal political, economic, social, and civil rights for all people.
[From French égalitaire, from égalité, equality, from Latin aequālitās, from aequālis, equal; see equal.]
a social and political philosophy asserting the equality of all men, especially in their access to the rights and privileges of their society. Also equalitarianism. — egalitarian, n., adj.See also: Politics
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|Noun||1.||egalitarianism - the doctrine of the equality of mankind and the desirability of political and economic and social equality|