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exclusionism

[ik-skloo-zhuh-niz-uh m] /ɪkˈsklu ʒəˌnɪz əm/
noun
1.
the principle, policy, or practice of exclusion, as from rights or privileges.
Origin of exclusionism
1840-1850
First recorded in 1840-50; exclusion + -ism
Related forms
exclusionist, exclusioner, noun
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exclusionist

/ɪkˈskluːʒənɪst/
adjective
1.
(mainly US) denoting or relating to a policy of excluding various types of immigrants, imports, etc
noun
2.
a supporter of a policy of exclusion
Derived Forms
exclusionism, noun
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