Meaning of communalism
Pronunciation: (ku-myn'l-iz"um, kom'yu-nl-), [key]
- a theory or system of government according to which each commune is virtually an independent state and the nation is merely a federation of such states.
- the principles or practices of communal ownership.
- strong allegiance to one's own ethnic group rather than to society as a whole.
- communalism (Thesaurus)