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fundamentalism

noun [U]    /ˌfʌn·dəˈmen·təlˌɪz·əm/
the belief that the traditional principles of a religion or set of beliefs should be maintained fundamentalist    /ˌfʌn·dəˈmen·təl·ɪst/ noun [C] She is religious but not a fundamentalist. fundamentalist    /ˌfʌn·dəˈmen·təl·ɪst/ adjective fundamentalist groups
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