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protectionismnoun [U]

uk   us   /prəˈtek.ʃən.ɪ.zəm/ disapproving
the ​actions of a ​government to ​helpits country's ​trade or ​industry by ​taxinggoodsbought from other ​countries
protectionist
adjective uk   us   /-ɪst/
(Definition of protectionism from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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protectionismnoun [U]

uk   us   /prəˈtekʃənɪzəm/ ECONOMICS
actions of a ​government to ​help its country's ​trade or ​industry by putting ​taxes on ​goodsbought from other countries or by ​limiting the ​amount of ​goods that can be ​imported: The ​committee will discuss the ​relativemerits of ​freetrade and protectionism. economic protectionism
(Definition of protectionism from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “protectionism”
in Chinese (Simplified) 贸易保护主义…
in Chinese (Traditional) 貿易保護主義…
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