Meaning abolitionism
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abolitionism


"belief in the principle of abolishing (something)," 1790, in a purely anti-slavery sense (distinguished from opposition to the slave trade); from abolition + -ism.
Source: etymonline.com

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abolitionism


Movement advocating the immediate end of slavery. The abolitionist movement began in earnest in the United States in the 1820s and expanded under the influence of the Second Great Awakening, a Christi [..]
Source: civilwarinart.org

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abolitionism


A movement for the abolition of slavery.
Source: ohiocivilwarcentral.com

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abolitionism


Active movement to end slavery in the U.S. North before the Civil War in the 1860s. Allusion
Source: let.rug.nl

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abolitionism


Abolitionism refers to a movement towards the abolition of slavery. In U.S., slavery was abolished in most of Latin America during the Independence Wars (1810–1822). Abolitionism had stimulated religi [..]
Source: definitions.uslegal.com

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abolitionism


(n) the doctrine that calls for the abolition of slavery
Source: beedictionary.com

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abolitionism


An opinion in favor of the abolition of something; the tenets of abolitionists. First attested in the early 19th century.SOED5|page=6
Source: en.wiktionary.org





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