nephalism


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nephalism \Neph"a*lism\ (n[e^]f"[.a]*l[i^]z'm), n. [Gr. ?
   soberness, fr. ? sober, ? to drink no wine: cf. F.
   n['e]phalisme.]
   Total abstinence from spirituous liquor.
   [1913 Webster]
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