ignorantism

noun
ig·​no·​rant·​ism | \ -nt‧ˌizəm, -n‧ˌti- \
plural -s

Definition of ignorantism

: obscurantism fascism … founding its educational policy on basic ignorantism— D. F. Fleming

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History and Etymology for ignorantism

French ignorantisme, from ignorant + -isme -ism

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“Ignorantism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ignorantism. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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