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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
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internationalismnoun [U]

uk   /ˌɪn.təˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪ.zəm/ us   /ˌɪn.t̬ɚˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪ.zəm/
the state of being international, or happening in and between many countries: the increasing internationalism of criminals
the belief that countries can achieve more advantages by working together and trying to understand each other than by arguing and fighting wars with each other
internationalist
noun [C] uk   /ˌɪn.təˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/ us   /ˌɪn.t̬ɚˈnæʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/
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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)
Translations of “internationalism”
in Chinese (Simplified) 国际性, 国际化, 国际主义…
in Chinese (Traditional) 國際性, 國際化, 國際主義…
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