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-ism

(izm),
1. A condition, disease, or intoxication.
2. A practice, doctrine. Compare: -ia, -ismus.
[G. -isma, -ismos, noun-forming suffix]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

-ism

Suffix meaning (1) A medical condition or a disease resulting from or involving some specified thing; (2) A practice, doctrine.
Compare: -ia, -ismus
[G. -isma, -ismos, noun-forming suffix]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Unlearning any of the isms requires that we acknowledge our prejudices and stereotypes and then move forward.
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10 Compliance Concerns business compliance with relevant national and international laws, professional standards, and any processes mandated by the Information Security Management System (ISMS).