suffragism

noun
suf·​frag·​ism | \ ˈsəfrə̇ˌjizəm, -rēˌj- \
plural -s

Definition of suffragism

: advocacy of the extension of suffrage (as to women)

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“Suffragism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/suffragism. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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