Word of the Day – Dec. 8 – Laicism

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Noun: Laicism  (LEY-uh-siz-uhm)

Definition: The nonclerical, or secular, control of political and social institutions in a society (distinguished from clericalism).

Example sentence: The city’s homeless shelter was run mainly by the laicism, but many churches offered financial support.