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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A limitation of views or interests like that defined by a local parish.

Usage examples (31)
  • It seems to me that this kind of parochialism is akin to the weird dynamic by which Carl Sagan was excluded from the National Academy.
  • It's not entirely different from the parochialism of
  • It's good that metropolitan parochialism is alive and well.
  • They will strip us of our illusions and our (new) parochialism. for more
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