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  • n. Finding fault; carping
  • n. Excessive attachment to one’s mother

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Carping; faultfinding.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. excessive protection

Etymologies

By extension, from momist (Wiktionary)
mom +‎ -ism (Wiktionary)

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