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civism

[siv-iz-uh m] /ˈsɪv ɪz əm/
noun
1.
good citizenship.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; < French civisme < Latin cīv(is) citizen + French -isme -ism
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civism

/ˈsɪvɪzəm/
noun
1.
(rare) good citizenship
Word Origin
C18: from French civisme, from Latin cīvis citizen
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