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chauvinismnoun [U]

 us   /ˈʃoʊ·vəˌnɪz·əm/
the ​strong and ​unreasonablebelief that ​your own ​country, ​sex, or ​group is the ​best or most ​important: an ​appeal to ​nationalpride and chauvinism
chauvinist
noun [C]  us   /ˈʃoʊ·və·nɪst/
He ​admits that he is a ​male chauvinist.
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chauvinismnoun [U]

uk   /ˈʃəʊ.vɪ.nɪ.zəm/  us   /ˈʃoʊ-/ disapproving
the ​strong and ​unreasonablebelief that ​your own ​country or ​race is the ​best or most ​important: The ​warstimulated an ​intensenational chauvinism. (also male chauvinism) the ​belief that women are ​naturally less ​important, ​intelligent, or ​able than men
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