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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n.- The revival or perpetuation of an indigenous culture especially in opposition to acculturation.

Usage examples (19)
  • If not racist, it certainly sounded more than a little nativistic, which is odd coming from a candidate who argues that his international upbringing will enable him to...
  • And that's creepy and nativistic (at best) to my ears.
  • Clearly, our sensitivities to nativistic and racist overtones differ.
  • Its depressing how nativistic nearly every segment of our society is. for more
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