from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who believes that a new race or variety cannot become fixed or established through natural selection unless its representative individuals are locally or topographically separated or segregated from the remainder of the species.
  • noun In recent United States politics, an advocate of the policy of non-interference or non-participation in international affairs.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A proponent or supporter of isolationism; one who is isolationistic.
  • adjective of or pertaining to isolationism.
  • adjective Favoring or supporting isolationism; -- of people.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to isolationism or an advocate thereof.
  • noun One who advocates or supports isolationism.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an advocate of isolationism in international affairs
  • adjective of or relating to isolationism


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