collectivistic

collectivism

[kuh-lek-tuh-viz-uhm]
noun
the political principle of centralized social and economic control, especially of all means of production.

Origin:
1875–80; < French collectivisme; see collective, -ism

collectivist, noun, adjective
collectivistic, adjective
collectivistically, adverb
noncollectivistic, adjective
procollectivism, noun
procollectivist, adjective, noun
procollectivistic, adjective
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collectivism (kəˈlɛktɪˌvɪzəm)
 
n
1.  the principle of ownership of the means of production, by the state or the people
2.  a social system based on this principle
 
col'lectivist
 
n
 
collecti'vistic
 
adj

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collectivism
1880, in socialist theory, from collective + -ism. Related: Collectivist (1882 as both n. and adj.), collectivization (1890).
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