Indianism


In·di·an·ism

noun \ˈin-dē-ə-ˌni-zəm\

Definition of INDIANISM

1
:  the qualities or culture distinctive of American Indians
2
:  policy designed to further the interests or culture of American Indians
In·di·an·ist \-nist\ adjective or noun

First Known Use of INDIANISM

1651

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