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teetotalism

[tee-toht-l-iz-uhm, tee-toht-]
noun
the principle or practice of total abstinence from intoxicating drink.

Origin:
1825–35; teetotal + -ism

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teetotalism

noun
abstaining from alcohol [syn: teetotaling
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