Quackism Quack"ism, n. Quackery. --Carlyle. [1913 Webster]

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  • quackism — noun Behaviour of a quack; quackery. ...who have let down the administration by their quackism and queer performances... mdash; Nakuleshvara Nandi, The Income Tax and Its Grim Ordeal (1968) …   Wiktionary

  • quackism — quack·ism …   English syllables

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