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laissez faire or laisser faire (ˌlɛseɪ ˈfɛə, French lese fɛr, ˌlɛseɪ ˈfɛə, French lese fɛr)
1.  a.  Also called: individualism the doctrine of unrestricted freedom in commerce, esp for private interests
 b.  (as modifier): a laissez-faire economy
2.  indifference or noninterference, esp in the affairs of others
[French, literally: let (them) act]
laisser faire or laisser faire
[French, literally: let (them) act]
laissez-'faireism or laisser faire
laisser-'faireism or laisser faire

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