Meaning of criminal syndicalism

crim'inal syn'dicalism

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— Law. Law.
  1. the doctrine of recourse to acts of violence or terrorism, or the advocacy of such acts, as a means of effecting economic or political change: proscribed by statute in many U.S. states.
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