Baathism

noun
Baath·​ism | \ˈbä-thi-zəm \
variants: or Ba'athism

Definition of Baathism 

: the principles and policies of the Baath political party of Iraq and Syria characterized especially by promotion of pan-Arab socialism

Other Words from Baathism

Baathist or Ba'athist \ˈbä-​thist \ noun or adjective

First Known Use of Baathism

1963, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Baathism

Baath (Party) (partial translation of Arabic ḥizb al-baʽath, literally, Renaissance Party) + -ism

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