Comstockian

adjective
Com·​stock·​ian | \ käm-ˈstä-kē-ən How to pronounce Comstockian (audio) also ˌkəm- \

Definition of Comstockian

: of or relating to Comstockery

First Known Use of Comstockian

1921, in the meaning defined above

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“Comstockian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Comstockian. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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