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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A narrow-minded adherence to a particular group or party or denomination.

Usage examples (35)
  • He condemned religious sectarianism
  • The term sectarianism originated with the Protestant Reformation starting in the 1500s.
  • The question has to do with the problem we know as sectarianism that often occurs between comrades of the leftwing parties.
  • The French president says he rejects the idea of sectarianism and self-confinement. for more
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