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Date: 1800-1900
Language: French
Origin: égalitaire, from égalité 'equality'

egalitarian

adjective
     
e‧gal‧i‧tar‧i‧an
based on the belief that everyone is equal and should have equal rights:
an egalitarian society
egalitarianism noun [uncountable]

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