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Mohammedanism

[moo-ham-i-dn-iz-uh m, moh-] /mʊˈhæm ɪ dnˌɪz əm, moʊ-/
noun
1.
Muhammadanism; Islam.
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Mohammedanism

/məʊˈhæmɪdəˌnɪzəm/
noun
1.
a name, formerly common in Western usage but never used among Muslims, for the Muslim religion; Islam See Islam
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