serventism

noun ser·ven·tism \sərˈvent‧ˌizəm, -n‧ˌti-\
variants: or

serventeism

\-ntēˌizəm\

Definition of serventism

plural

-s

  1. :  the social convention countenancing the cavalier servente

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Origin and Etymology of serventism

(cavalier) servente + -ism


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