Volsteadism

noun
Vol·​stead·​ism
plural -s

Definition of Volsteadism

: the doctrine of or adherence to prohibition

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Volstead Act + English -ism

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“Volsteadism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Volsteadism. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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