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Meaning of COMMUNALISM

Pronunciation:  ku'myoon`lizum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  loyalty and commitment to the interests of your own minority or ethnic group rather than to society as a whole
  2. [n]  the practice of communal living and common ownership
 

COMMUNALISM is a 11 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: allegiance, commitment, dedication, group action, loyalty

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Com"mu*nal*ism\, n.
A French theory of government which holds that commune should
be a kind of independent state, and the national government a
confederation of such states, having only limited powers. It
is advocated by advanced French republicans; but it should
not be confounded with communism.

 

 

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