nativism

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Etymology[edit]

native +‎ -ism

Noun[edit]

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nativism (countable and uncountable, plural nativisms)

  1. (chiefly US) a policy of favoring native-born inhabitants over immigrants
  2. the policy of perpetuating the culture of the natives of a colonised country
  3. (philosophy) the doctrine that some skills or abilities are innate and not learned

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