anti-constitutionalism

constitutionalism

[kon-sti-too-shuh-nl-iz-uhm, -tyoo-]
noun
1.
the principles of constitutional government or adherence to them.
2.
constitutional rule or authority.

Origin:
1825–35; constitutional + -ism

anticonstitutionalism, noun
hyperconstitutionalism, noun
proconstitutionalism, noun
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constitutionalism (ˌkɒnstɪˈtjuːʃənəˌlɪzəm)
 
n
1.  the principles, spirit, or system of government in accord with a constitution, esp a written constitution
2.  adherence to or advocacy of such a system or such principles
 
consti'tutionalist
 
n

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constitutionalism
1832, "constitutional system of government;" occasionally also "constitutionality;" from constitutional + -ism.
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