ba′thi

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Ba'th or Ba'ath (bɑːθ)
 
n
an Arab Socialist party, esp in Iraq and Syria, founded by Michel Aflaq in 1941. It attempts to combine Marxism with pan-Islamic nationalism
 
[C20: from Arabic: resurgence]
 
Ba'ath or Ba'ath
 
n
 
[C20: from Arabic: resurgence]
 
'Ba′thi or Ba'ath
 
adj
 
'Ba′thism or Ba'ath
 
n
 
'Ba′thist or Ba'ath
 
n

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