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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 ?
This is only the second naturist beach in Scotland the other is on Arran and Mr Dudgeon says he's been inundated with letters and calls from naturists all over Britain prepared to brave the bracing northern winds au naturel.
In Ireland most naturists tend to be couples, and more often than not, married.
The Desert Shadows Inn in Palm Springs, California, is a haven for naturists from around the world.
The anti-nudity measures alarmed nudists, whose parks would have been categorically proscribed, and naturists, who could have gone to jail for skinny-dipping in remote rivers.
This report offers an invaluable analysis of official definitions and the development of organised naturism around the world, highlighting the important contribution that it can make to tourist economies and looking at how naturists in countries with colder climates commonly travel overseas for a holiday with some element of nudity.
Dozens of naturists have been flocking to Morfa Dyffyn as well as unofficial nudist spots Newborough and Llanddwyn beaches on Anglesey to enjoy the recent hot weather in the buff.
That would mean about 200 naturists from over 30 countries would stay at the Wellington Naturist Club's headquarters in Upper Hutt.
Naturists from 12 nations participated in the celebration of naturism on May 12th and the effort towards a common goal of building naturism in Thailand and Southeast Asia, in addition to enjoying the warm welcome and ambiance of Chan Resort, Thailand's foremost naturist resort.
A GROUP of naturists chose the secluded island of Flat Holm to bare all in the sun at the weekend.
NATURISTS made a splash at a Warwickshire leisure centre when they met for an international swimming gala.
More recently it has attracted a growing number of naturists - including single men walking nude among the sand dunes - which has angered local people.
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.