communalism definition, communalism meaning | English dictionary

Search also in: Web News Encyclopedia Images
Collins

communalism

  

      n  
1    a system or theory of government in which the state is seen as a loose federation of self-governing communities  
2    an electoral system in which ethnic groups vote separately for their own representatives  
3    loyalty to the interests of one's own ethnic group rather than to society as a whole  
4    the practice or advocacy of communal living or ownership  
  communalist      n  
  communalistic      adj  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
Add your entry in the Collaborative Dictionary.

head
  • Create your own vocabulary list
  • Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
  • Improve and share your linguistic knowledge
Advertising