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na·tur·ism

 (nā′chə-rĭz′əm)
n.
Nudism.

na′tur·ist n.

naturism

(ˈneɪtʃəˌrɪzəm)
n
another name for nudism
ˈnaturist n, adj

naturism

a cult of nudity for reasons of health. — naturist, n. — naturistic, adj.
See also: Nakedness
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.naturism - going without clothes as a social practice
practice, pattern - a customary way of operation or behavior; "it is their practice to give annual raises"; "they changed their dietary pattern"
Translations

naturism

[ˈneɪtʃərɪzəm] N (esp Brit) → naturismo m

naturism

nFreikörperkultur f, → FKK no art

naturism

[ˈneɪtʃəˌrɪzm] nnaturismo, nudismo
References in periodicals archive ?
Dorset police sergeant Des Connor said that Studland had welcomed naturists for more than 90 years, but recent reports of sexual misconduct have threatened to bring naturism into disrepute.
There's a lot of naturists out there, we meet loads from here when we are on holidays abroad.
Nearly 150 people at Dyffryn Ardudwy, near Harlech, have signed a petition calling for naturists to be banned from Morfa Dyffryn beach, less than two miles from the village.
A leading Midlands theme park is to open its gates to hundreds of naturists in the first event of its kind in Britain later this year.
Football strip takes on a new meaning as naturists prepare for naked game
Clothes were optional at the opening yesterday of Britain's first garden for naturists.
In Ireland most naturists tend to be couples, and more often than not, married.
Michael has earmarked a secluded part of his popular beach at Crakaig, near Helmsdale, Sutherland, for naturists - who will have to brave midges and freezing seas.
We've created a relaxed and chilled out environment where naturists can come along and unwind.
Some of Thailand Naturist Association members have been home naturists for many years and didn't know there was such a concept as social naturism, now thanks to the internet they are finding out and finding a regional organization.
NATURISTS from all over Europe will descend on Rugby this weekend (for an international nude swimming gala.
While it is still illegal to sunbathe naked in Ireland, there are a number of locations around the country that are popular with naturists - and Inch is one of those mentioned on the INA website.