Islamism

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noun Is·lam·ism \is-ˈlä-ˌmi-zəm, iz-, -ˈla-; ˈiz-lə-\

Definition of Islamism

  1. 1 :  the faith, doctrine, or cause of Islam

  2. 2 :  a popular reform movement advocating the reordering of government and society in accordance with laws prescribed by Islam

Islamist

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1747

First Known Use of islamism

1747


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