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isolationism

noun [U] uk   /ˌaɪ.səlˈeɪ.ʃən.ɪ.zəm/ disapproving us  
the political principle or practice of showing interest only in your own country and not being involved in international activities
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Patriotism and nationalism
isolationist
adjective uk   /-ɪst/ us  
an isolationist policy/nation/attitudePatriotism and nationalism
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