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One entry found for laissez-faire.
Main Entry: lais·sez-faire
Pronunciation: secondarystressle-secondarystresssamacr-primarystressfa(schwa)r, secondarystresslamacr-, -secondarystresszamacr-, -primarystressfe(schwa)r
Function: noun
Etymology: from the French phrase laissez faire "let (people) do (as they choose)"
: a doctrine opposing governmental interference in economic affairs
- laissez-faire adjective

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