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 for ism
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Ism \Ism\, n. [See ism, above.]
     A doctrine or theory; especially, a wild or visionary theory.
     --E. Everett.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           The world grew light-headed, and forth came a spawn of
           isms which no man can number.            --S. G.
                                                    Goodrich.
     Ismaelian

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  -ism \-ism\ [F. -isme, or L. -ismus, Gr. ?.]
     A suffix indicating an act, a process, the result of an act
     or a process, a state; also, a characteristic (as a theory,
     doctrine, idiom, etc.); as, baptism, galvanism, organism,
     hypnotism, socialism, sensualism, Anglicism.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  ism
      n 1: a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative
           by some group or school [syn: doctrine, philosophy,
           philosophical system, school of thought, ism]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  31 Moby Thesaurus words for "ism":
     Weltanschauung, adherents, articles of religion, catechism, church,
     class, communion, confession, credenda, credo, creed, cult,
     cultism, denomination, disciples, doctrinal statement, faith,
     followers, formulated belief, gospel, ideology, mystique, order,
     persuasion, political faith, political philosophy, religion,
     school, sect, system of belief, world view
  
  

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

  ISM
         Industrial, Science, Medical [ = 2,4 GHz ] (WLAN)
         

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

  ISM
         InterSystems M (MUMPS, InterSytems)
         

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

  ISM
         Intel Server Management (Intel)
         

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