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Victorianism

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noun Vic·to·ri·an·ism \vik-ˈtȯr-ē-ə-ˌni-zəm\

Definition of Victorianism

  1. 1 :  a typical instance or product of Victorian expression, taste, or conduct

  2. 2 :  the quality or state of being Victorian especially in taste or conduct



1905

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1905


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