noun Na·zism \ˈnät-ˌsi-zəm, ˈnat-\

Definition of NAZISM

:  the body of political and economic doctrines held and put into effect by the Nazis in Germany from 1933 to 1945 including the totalitarian principle of government, predominance of especially Germanic groups assumed to be racially superior, and supremacy of the führer

Variants of NAZISM

Na·zism also Na·zi·ism \-sē-ˌi-zəm\

Origin of NAZISM

Nazi + -ism
First Known Use: 1934


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