partyism

partyism

[pahr-tee-iz-uhm]
noun
1.
adherence to a political party or organization.
2.
the organization of political affairs into parties; the political system of a state, region, etc. (often used in combination): Two-partyism was never significant in continental politics.

Origin:
1835–45; party + -ism

partyist, noun
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