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commercialism

noun [U]
 
 
/kəˈmɜːʃəlɪzəm/ disapproving
the practice of trying to make as much profit as possible and not caring about how this affects other people or places: Greedy commercialism has turned this beautiful landscape into a mess of ugly apartment blocks and hotels.
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