par·​ty·​ism | \ pronunciation at party +ˌizəm \
plural -s

Definition of partyism

1 : devotion to a political party : party spirit the partyism … by which the great issue was obscured— Goldwin Smith
2 : a party system cliques and partyism were nonexistent— I. M. Price often used in combination one-partyism is on the way outBirmingham (Alabama) News

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“Partyism.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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