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militarism

noun [U] uk   /ˈmɪl.ɪ.tər.ɪ.zəm/  us   /-t̬ɚ-/ disapproving
the belief that it is necessary to have strong armed forces and that they should be used in order to win political or economic advantages
Translations of “militarism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 軍國主義…
in Chinese (Simplified) 军国主义…
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