nativistic
adjective see nativism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Nativistic — Na tiv*is tic, a. Relating to nativism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nativistic — adjective 1. advocating the perpetuation of native societies the old nativist prejudice against the foreign businessman the nativistic faith preaches the old values C.K.Kluckhohn • Syn: ↑nativist • Pertains to noun: ↑nativism, ↑nativism ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • nativistic — See nativist. * * * …   Universalium

  • nativistic — adjective Describing a person, or entity, or theory which is in agreement with the philosophy of nativism …   Wiktionary

  • nativistic — na·tiv·is·tic …   English syllables

  • nativistic movement — See messianic movement ; new religions …   Dictionary of sociology

  • messianic, nativistic — messianic movement …   Dictionary of sociology

  • nativist — I noun a philosopher who subscribes to nativism • Derivationally related forms: ↑nativism • Hypernyms: ↑philosopher II adjective 1. advocating the perpetuation of native societies the old nativist prejudice against the foreign b …   Useful english dictionary

  • eschatology — eschatological /es keuh tl oj i keuhl, e skat l /, adj. eschatologically, adv. eschatologist, n. /es keuh tol euh jee/, n. Theol. 1. any system of doctrines concerning last, or final, matters, as death, the Judgment, the future state, etc. 2. the …   Universalium

  • sensory reception, human — Introduction  means by which humans react to changes in external and internal environments.   Ancient philosophers called the human senses “the windows of the soul,” and Aristotle described at least five senses sight, hearing, smell, taste, and… …   Universalium

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