expatriatism

noun
ex·​pa·​tri·​a·​tism | \ ek-ˈspā-trē-ə-ˌti-zəm How to pronounce expatriatism (audio) \

Definition of expatriatism

: the fact or state of being an expatriate

First Known Use of expatriatism

1937, in the meaning defined above

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“Expatriatism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/expatriatism. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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