Semitism

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noun Sem·i·tism \ˈse-mə-ˌti-zəm\

Definition of Semitism

  1. 1a :  Semitic character or qualitiesb :  a characteristic feature of a Semitic language occurring in another language

  2. 2 :  policy or predisposition favorable to Jews

1851

First Known Use of semitism

1851


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