[yoo r-uh-sen-trik, yur-]
- centered on Europe and Europeans.
- considering Europe and Europeans as focal to world culture, history, economics, etc.
Origin of Eurocentric
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Examples from the Web for eurocentric
Overall, the show is a thorough, if exclusively Eurocentric, X-ray vision of fashion.In Paris, a Historical Look at Lingerie at Musée des Arts Décoratifs
July 5, 2013
The curriculum has become only marginally less Eurocentric since then.For My Money, I'll Take the Al-Kuwaitis
May 6, 2013
I suppose, too, there is a feeling among Eurocentric critics that the Latins received their due decades ago.Mario Vargas Llosa's True Genius
May 31, 2011
- chiefly concerned with or concentrating on Europe and European culturethe Eurocentric curriculum
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Word Origin and History for eurocentric
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