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Gandhiism

[gahn-dee-iz-uh m, gan-] /ˈgɑn diˌɪz əm, ˈgæn-/
noun
1.
the principles associated with Mohandas Gandhi, especially his principles of noncooperation and passive resistance in gaining political and social reforms.
Also, Gandhism
[gahn-diz-uh m, gan-] /ˈgɑn dɪz əm, ˈgæn-/ (Show IPA)
.
Compare Satyagraha.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; Gandhi + -ism
Related forms
Gandhiist, Gandhist
[gahn-dist, gan-] /ˈgɑn dɪst, ˈgæn-/ (Show IPA),
noun
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Gandhiism

/ˈɡændɪˌɪzəm/
noun
1.
the political principles of Mahatma Gandhi, esp civil disobedience and passive resistance as means of achieving reform
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