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syndicalism

syn·di·cal·ism

syndicalism

pronunciation:
sIn dih k lih zm
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part of speech: noun
definition: a radical political movement of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries supporting labor union control of all industry and the dissolving of governmental authority.
derivations: syndicalistic (adj.), syndicalist (n.)
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The word syndicalism contains the following part:
syn- Greek prefix that means with, together with
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The prefix "syn- " occurs in Greek loanwords and attaches to Greek roots. It has several forms, as the final "n" sound in "syn- " assimilates to the initial sound of the base to which it is attached. See its assimilated forms sym-, syl-, and sys-.
synonyms:
com-