antiforeignism

antiforeignism
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Etymology: anti- (I) + foreignism
: aversion or opposition to foreigners

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antiforeign, adj.
/an'tee fawr"euh niz'euhm, -for"-, an'tuy-/, n.
the policy or practice of showing hostility toward foreigners, foreign customs, etc.
[ANTI- + FOREIGNISM]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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