adjective Vol·stead·ian \(ˈ)väl¦stedēən, (ˈ)vȯl-, (ˈ)vōl-\

Definition of Volsteadian

  1. :  of or relating to prohibition Volsteadian days Volsteadian restrictions

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Origin and Etymology of volsteadian

Volstead Act, congressional act passed October 28, 1919 to enforce prohibition (after Andrew J. Volstead †1947 American legislator and author of the Volstead Act) + English -an

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to cast off or become cast off

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