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teetotalism

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noun tee·to·tal·ism \-təl-ˌi-zəm\

Definition of teetotalism

  1. :  the principle or practice of complete abstinence from alcoholic drinks

teetotalist

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1834

First Known Use of teetotalism

1834


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