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Baathism

noun Baath·ism \ˈbä-thi-zəm\

Definition of Baathism

  1. :  the principles and policies of the Baath political party of Iraq and Syria characterized especially by promotion of pan-Arab socialism

Baath·istplay or Ba'ath·ist \-thist\ noun or adjective


Variants of baathism

or Ba'ath·ism \ˈbä-thi-zəm\

Origin of baathism

Baath (Party) (part translation of Arabic ḥizb al-baʽath, literally, Renaissance Party) + -ism


First Known Use: 1963


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