copperheadism

noun
cop·​per·​head·​ism | \ "+ˌizəm \
plural -s

Definition of copperheadism

: sympathy for the Confederate cause in the Civil War : disloyalty to the Union

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“Copperheadism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/copperheadism. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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