afghanistanism


afghanistanism
\\afˈganəˌstaˌnizəm, -taaˌn-, -_stəˌ-\ noun (-s)
Usage: usually capitalized
Etymology: Afghanistan + -ism; from the remoteness of Afghanistan from America
: the practice (as by a journalist) of concentrating on problems in distant parts of the world while ignoring controversial local issues

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