Constitutionalism


Constitutionalism
Constitutionalism Con`sti*tu"tion*al*ism (k[o^]n`st[ict]*t[=u]"sh[u^]n*al*[i^]z'm), n. The theory, principles, or authority of constitutional government; attachment or adherence to a constitution or constitutional government. --Carlyle. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.