Definition of Maecenatism in English:

Maecenatism

noun

rare
  • Patronage.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in William Birnie (1563–1619), Church of Scotland minister. From classical Latin Maecēnāt-, Maecēnās Maecenas + -ism.

Pronunciation

Maecenatism

/mʌɪˈsiːnətɪz(ə)m/ /miːˈsiːnətɪz(ə)m/