czarism


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czar·ism

 (zär′ĭz′əm, tsär′-)
n.
The system of government in Russia under the czars.

czar′ist adj. & n.

czarism

(ˈzɑːrɪzəm)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a variant spelling (esp US) of tsarism

czar•ism

(ˈzɑr ɪz əm, ˈtsɑr-)

n.
1. the system of government in Russia under the czars.
2. dictatorship; despotic or autocratic government.
[1850–55]
czar′ist, adj., n.

czarism

1. an autocratic government.
2. dictatorship. Also spelled tzarism, tsarism.czarist, n., adj.
See also: Politics
Translations

czarism

[ˈzɑːrɪzəm] Nzarismo m

czarism

nZarismus m
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