agrarianism

noun
agrar·​i·​an·​ism | \ ə-ˈgrer-ē-ə-ˌni-zəm How to pronounce agrarianism (audio) \

Definition of agrarianism

: a social or political movement designed to bring about land reforms or to improve the economic status of the farmer

First Known Use of agrarianism

1796, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agrarianism

agrarian entry 1 + -ism

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“Agrarianism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/agrarianism. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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