Pan-Slavism

noun
Pan-Slav·​ism | \ ˌpan-ˈslä-ˌvi-zəm How to pronounce Pan-Slavism (audio) , -ˈsla- \

Definition of Pan-Slavism

: a political and cultural movement originally emphasizing the cultural ties between the Slavic peoples but later associated with Russian expansionism

Other Words from Pan-Slavism

Pan-Slavic \ ˌpan-​ˈsla-​vik How to pronounce Pan-Slavic (audio) , -​ˈslä-​ \ adjective
Pan-Slavist \ ˌpan-​ˈslä-​vist How to pronounce Pan-Slavist (audio) , -​ˈsla-​ \ noun

First Known Use of Pan-Slavism

1844, in the meaning defined above

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“Pan-Slavism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pan-Slavism. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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