Definition of ethnicism in English:

ethnicism

noun

  • Consciousness of or emphasis on ethnic identity or culture; ethnic self-determination or nationalism; ethnic separation.

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). From ethnic + -ism, in sense 1a after post-classical Latin ethnicismus heathenism, paganism.

Pronunciation

ethnicism

/ˈɛθnɪsɪz(ə)m/