Ja·​pan·​ism | \jə̇ˈpaˌnizəm, -paaˌ- also jaˈp-\
plural -s

Definition of Japanism 

1 : a trait or characteristic distinctive of the Japanese or of their civilization or art modern trend in fine art toward skeletal frameworks … can be traced back to the Japanism of the 70s— Edgar Kaufmann

2 : Japanese nationalism a rising tide of Japanism which was soon to overwhelm foreign missionaries— Hugh Byas

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