noun combining form -par·tism \¦pär|ˌtizəm, ¦pȧ| also |tˌizəm\

Definition of -partism



  1. :  tendency toward or active operation of a (specified) number of political parties in a governmental system multi-partism

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Origin and Etymology of -partism

French -partisme, from parti political party (from Middle French, match, party, decision) + -isme — more at parti

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a brief usually trivial fact

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