plural -s
: a thing (as an expression, trait, opinion) characteristic of a continent or the residents of a continent, especially the continent of Europe
: a policy favoring the restricting of relations (as political and economic) to countries of the same continent
warned against a narrow nationalism or even a continentalismNew Republic

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Dictionary Entries Near continentalism

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“Continentalism.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Mar. 2024.

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