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pan-Arabism Line breaks: pan-Arabism
Pronunciation: /panˈarəbɪz(ə)m/

Definition of pan-Arabism in English:


[mass noun]
The principle or advocacy of political alliance or union of all the Arab states.
Example sentences
  • In those days it went under a variety of different labels: anti-imperialism, anti-Zionism, Arab socialism, pan-Arabism.
  • It abandoned its previous advocacy of pan-Arabism for an Iraqi nationalism centered on the interests of the Sunni elite of the north.
  • Palestinian nationalism has had a shifting relationship to Arab nationalism and pan-Arabism.
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