ab·​o·​li·​tion·​dom | \ -əndəm \
plural -s

Definition of abolitiondom

: abolitionists specifically : the northern states in the American Civil War

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First Known Use of abolitiondom

1852, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for abolitiondom

abolition + -dom

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“Abolitiondom.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/abolitiondom. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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