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From in- (not) +‎ civism. Compare French incivisme.


incivism (usually uncountable, plural incivisms)

  1. Lack of civism or patriotism; unfriendliness to one's state or government.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for incivism in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)