Meaning of “internationalism” in the English Dictionary

"internationalism" in British English

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internationalismnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɪn.təˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪ.zəm/ us /ˌɪn.t̬ɚˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪ.zəm/
internationalist
noun [ C ] uk /ˌɪn.təˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/ us /ˌɪn.t̬ɚˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/

(Definition of “internationalism” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"internationalism" in American English

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internationalismnoun [ U ]

/ˌɪn·tərˈnæʃ·ə·nəlˌɪz·əm/

politics & government the principle or practice of nations acting and working together, or a belief in this principle

(Definition of “internationalism” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"internationalism" in Business English

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internationalismnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɪntəˈnæʃənəlɪzəm/ us

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” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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