1. a state of mine marked by positive respect for the past or the norm and at times, by distrust or not liking a modification. 2. a gauging scale employed to determine the magnitude to which persons demonstrate such a state of mind. 3. a political standpoint displaying a state of mind.

CONSERVATISM: "The senator's conservatism was highly appreciated in his most recent campaign."
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