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Webster 1913 Edition


Jacobitism

Jac′o-bit-ismˊ

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Noun.
The principles of the Jacobites.
Mason.

Webster 1828 Edition


Jacobitism

JAC'OBITISM

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Noun.
The principles of the partizans of James II.

Definition 2021


Jacobitism

Jacobitism

English

Noun

Jacobitism (usually uncountable, plural Jacobitisms)

  1. (historical) The political movement dedicated to the restoration of the Stuart kings to the thrones of England, Scotland, later the Kingdom of Great Britain, and the Kingdom of Ireland.