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nudism

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noun nud·ism \ˈnü-ˌdi-zəm, ˈnyü-\

Simple Definition of nudism

  • : the practice of not wearing any clothes especially in private places (such as camps or beaches) that are separated from public areas

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of nudism

  1. :  the practice of going nude especially in sexually mixed groups and during periods of time spent at specially secluded places

nudist play \ˈnü-dist, ˈnyü-\ adjective or noun


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