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[nash-uh-nl-ist, nash-nuh-list] /ˈnæʃ ə nl ɪst, ˈnæʃ nə lɪst/

a person devoted to .
(initial capital letter) a member of a political group advocating or fighting for independence, a strong government, etc.
Also, nationalistic. of, relating to, or promoting :
the beginnings of a nationalist movement.
(initial capital letter) of, relating to, or noting a political group advocating or fighting for independence, a strong government, etc.

“one devoted to his nation,” 1715, from national in a now obsolete sense of “patriotic” (1711) + -ist. Related: Nationalistic; nationalistically.


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