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[ik-skloo-suh-viz-uh m, -zuh-]
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  1. the practice of being exclusive.
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Origin of exclusivism

First recorded in 1825–35; exclusive + -ism
Related formsex·clu·siv·ist, nounex·clu·siv·is·tic, adjective
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Historical Examples

  • Rosas in Argentina and the blancos in Uruguay represented the spirit of exclusivism and opposition to foreign influences.

    The South American Republics Part I of II

    Thomas C. Dawson