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internationalism

noun [U]     /ˌɪntəˈnæʃənəlɪzəm/
the state of being international , or happening in and between many countries : The Internet's internationalism puts professionals with language skills at a premium .
POLITICS the belief that countries can achieve more by working together and trying to understand each other than by arguing and fighting wars : Traditional internationalism favors alliances and pacts with concrete goals and specific obligations .
(Definition of internationalism noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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