criollismo

noun
cri·​ol·​lis·​mo | \ ˌkrēəˈliz(ˌ)mō \
plural -s

Definition of criollismo

: preoccupation in the arts and especially the literature of Latin America with native scenes and types especially : nationalistic preoccupation with such matter

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History and Etymology for criollismo

Spanish, from criollo + -ismo -ism

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“Criollismo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/criollismo. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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