Teutonist

Teutonism

[toot-n-iz-uhm, tyoot-]
noun
1.
the character, spirit, or culture of the Teutons, especially the Germans.
2.
a Teutonic or German characteristic.
Also, Teutonicism [too-ton-uh-siz-uhm, tyoo-] .


Origin:
1850–55; Teuton + -ism

Teutonist, noun
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Teutonism (ˈtjuːtəˌnɪzəm)
 
n
1.  a German idiom, custom, or characteristic
2.  German society or civilization

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