exclusivism
noun Date: 1834 the practice of excluding or of being exclusive • exclusivist noun or adjective

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  • Exclusivism — is the practice of being exclusive; mentality characterized by the disregard for opinions and ideas other than one s own, or the practice of organizing entities into groups by excluding those entities which possess certain traits (for an opposite …   Wikipedia

  • exclusivism — EXCLUSIVÍSM s.n. 1. Atitudinea celui care refuză să ia în consideraţie părerile sau ideile altora. 2. Caracterul a ceea ce este exclusiv. – Din fr. exclusivisme. Trimis de ionel bufu, 16.06.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  exclusivísm s. n. Trimis de siveco …   Dicționar Român

  • Exclusivism — Ex*clu siv*ism, n. The act or practice of excluding being exclusive; exclusiveness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exclusivism — exclusivist, n. exclusivistic, adj. /ik sklooh seuh viz euhm, zeuh /, n. the practice of being exclusive. [1825 35; EXCLUSIVE + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • exclusivism — noun a) The practice of being exclusive. Mentality characterized by the disregard for opinions and ideas other than ones own. b) The doctrine that one religion is the only true religion, or that one religious sect is the only true version of a… …   Wiktionary

  • exclusivísm — s. n …   Romanian orthography

  • exclusivism — noun the action or policy of excluding a person from a place, group, or privilege. Derivatives exclusivist adjective &noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • exclusivism — ex·clu·siv·ism …   English syllables

  • exclusivism —  Эксклюзивизм …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • exclusivism — ex•clu•siv•ism [[t]ɪkˈsklu səˌvɪz əm, zə [/t]] n. the practice of being exclusive • Etymology: 1825–35 ex•clu′siv•ist, n. adj. ex•clu siv•is′tic, adj …   From formal English to slang

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