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pacifism

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈpæs.ɪ.fɪ.zəm/
the belief that war is wrong, and therefore that to fight in a war is wrong
Translations of “pacifism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 反戰主義,和平主義, 綏靖主義…
in Russian пацифизм…
in Turkish savaş aleyhtarlığı, barışçılık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 反战主义,和平主义, 绥靖主义…
in Polish pacyfizm…
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