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tribalism

trib·al·ism

tribalism

 
pronunciation:
traI b lih zm
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a strong sense of identification with and loyalty to the tribe, clan, team, or other social group of which one is a participating member.
definition 2: the customs and beliefs of any tribal society.
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derivations: tribalistic (adj.), tribalist (n.)