legitimism

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noun, often capitalized le·git·i·mism \li-ˈji-tə-ˌmi-zəm\

Definition of legitimism

  1. :  adherence to the principles of political legitimacy or to a person claiming legitimacy

legitimist

play \li-ˈji-tə-mist\ noun, often capitalized

legitimist

adjective

1839

First Known Use of legitimism

1839


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