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in·ter·na·tion·al·ism

 (ĭn′tər-năsh′ə-nə-lĭz′əm)
n.
1. The condition or quality of being international in character, principles, concern, or attitude.
2. A policy or practice of cooperation among nations, especially in politics and economic matters.

in′ter·na′tion·al·ist n.

internationalism

(ˌɪntəˈnæʃənəˌlɪzəm)
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the ideal or practice of cooperation and understanding between nations
2. the state or quality of being international

in•ter•na•tion•al•ism

(ˌɪn tərˈnæʃ ə nlˌɪz əm)

n.
1. the principle of cooperation among nations for the promotion of their common good.
2. international character, relations, cooperation, or control.
3. (cap.) the principles of a communist or socialist International.
[1850–55]

internationalism

1. the belief in cooperation between nations for the common good.
2. advocacy of this concept, — internationalist, n., adj.
See also: Politics
a style, current since the 1920s, that makes use of modern constructional advances to create buildings reflecting characteristic industrial forms and emphasizing both volume and horizontality through ribbon windows, smooth and undecorated wall surfaces, and flat roofs, with contrasts introduced by curved or cylindrical forms and cantilevered projecting features.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.internationalism - the doctrine that nations should cooperate because their common interests are more important than their differences
doctrine, ism, philosophical system, philosophy, school of thought - a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school
nationalism - the doctrine that your national culture and interests are superior to any other
nationalism - the doctrine that nations should act independently (rather than collectively) to attain their goals
2.internationalism - quality of being international in scope; "he applauded the internationality of scientific terminology"
ambit, range, scope, reach, compass, orbit - an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet"; "a piano has a greater range than the human voice"; "the ambit of municipal legislation"; "within the compass of this article"; "within the scope of an investigation"; "outside the reach of the law"; "in the political orbit of a world power"
Translations

internationalism

[ɪntəˈnæʃnəlɪzəm] Ninternacionalismo m

internationalism

[ˌɪntərˈnæʃənəlɪzəm] ninternationalisme m

internationalism

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