fascism

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Singular
fascism

Plural
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  1. (historical) A political system with authoritarian control of the market and the people by companies and government joined together under the cult leadership of the dictator and a charismatic military hierarchy.
    Adolf Hitler and the Nazis set up a government based on fascism.
  1. Used today to describe any kind of authoritarian system that violates the rights of ordinary, unarmed people.

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