noun or adjective see communalism

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  • Communalist — Com mu*nal*ist, n. [Cf. F. communaliste.] An advocate of communalism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • communalist — com·mu·nal·ist (kə myo͞oʹnə lĭst) n. 1. An advocate of communal living. 2. One who is more interested in one s own minority or ethnic group than in society as a whole. 3. One who is deeply concerned about the quality of community life.   com·mu… …   Universalium

  • communalist — n. advocate of communalism (living in small collective communities; loyalty to one s cultural group or race) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • communalist — com·mu·nal·ist …   English syllables

  • communalist — ələ̇st noun ( s) Etymology: French communaliste, from communal + iste ist : an advocate of communalism * * * commūˈnalist noun and adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑commune …   Useful english dictionary

  • communalism — communalist, n. communalistic, adj. /keuh myoohn l iz euhm, kom yeuh nl /, n. 1. a theory or system of government according to which each commune is virtually an independent state and the nation is merely a federation of such states. 2. the… …   Universalium

  • communalistic — commūnalistˈic adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑commune …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Communalism — Communalism[1] is a term with three distinct meanings according to the Random House Unabridged Dictionary . [2] These include (1) a theory of government or a system of government in which independent communes participate in a federation . (2) the …   Wikipedia

  • Koenraad Elst — (born 7 August 1959) is a Belgian writer and orientalist (without institutional affiliation). He was an editor of the New Right Flemish nationalist journal Teksten, Kommentaren en Studies from 1992 to 1995, focusing on criticism of Islam, various …   Wikipedia

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