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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Is·lam·ism /ɪsˈlɑˌmɪzəm, ɪz, ˈlæ; ˈɪzlə-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Is·lam·ism n.  The faith, doctrines, or religious system of the Muslims; same as Islam, but less commonly used.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a fundamentalist Islamic revivalist movement generally
           characterized by moral conservatism and the literal
           interpretation of the Koran and the attempt to implement
           Islamic values in all aspects of life
      2: the religion of Muslims collectively which governs their
         civilization and way of life; the predominant religion of
         northern Africa, the Middle East, Pakistan and Indonesia
         [syn: Islam, Muslimism, Muhammadanism, Mohammedanism,
      3: the monotheistic religion of Muslims founded in Arabia in
         the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as
         laid down in the Koran; "the term Muhammadanism is
         offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad,
         founded their religion" [syn: Islam, Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism,