retribalization

noun
re·​trib·​al·​i·​za·​tion | \ (ˌ)rē-ˌtrī-bə-lə-ˈzā-shən How to pronounce retribalization (audio) \

Definition of retribalization

: the act of forming or returning to a tribal group or division

First Known Use of retribalization

1964, in the meaning defined above

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