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divisionism

[dih-vizh-uh-niz-uh m] /dɪˈvɪʒ əˌnɪz əm/
noun, (sometimes initial capital letter)
Origin of divisionism
1900-1905
1900-05; division + -ism
Related forms
divisionist, noun, adjective
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  • The charge of divisionism has been used to swat criticism.
  • Public incitement to what is commonly termed divisionism is punishable by up to five years in prison, heavy fines, or both.
British Dictionary definitions for divisionism

divisionism

/dɪˈvɪʒəˌnɪzəm/
noun
1.
the pointillism of Seurat and his followers
Derived Forms
divisionist, noun, adjective
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