Definitions for helotismˈhɛl əˌtɪz əm, ˈhi lə-

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  1. helotism(Noun)

    The permanent oppression of a nominally free group of people

  2. helotism(Noun)

    A form of symbiosis in which one species is forced to perform tasks for another, for their mutual benefit

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  1. Helotism(noun)

    the condition of the Helots or slaves in Sparta; slavery


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