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clannishadjective

uk   /ˈklæn.ɪʃ/  us   /ˈklæn.ɪʃ/ disapproving
clannishly
adverb uk   /ˈklæn.ɪʃ.li/  us   /ˈklæn.ɪʃ.li/ disapproving
clannishness
noun [U] uk   /ˈklæn.ɪʃ.nəs/  us   /ˈklæn.ɪʃ.nəs/ disapproving
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Translations of “clannish”
in Chinese (Simplified) 排外的, 宗派的, 小集团的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 排外的, 宗派的, 小集團的…
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