particularist definition

  • noun:
    • One who holds to particularism.
    • a person who keeps to particularism.
    • One whoever views and conduct tend to be described as particularism, in any of the senses; particularly, one that seeks to advertise the interests of individual members of a political confederation as against those for the entire; in present German record, one who wanted to preserve the individuality in laws, etc., associated with the says annexed to Prussia in 1866, or of those says under Prussian impact.
  • adjective:
    • Adhering to particularism.
    • Showing exorbitant commitment to 1's own region, country, celebration etc.; partisan.
  • others:
    • regarding or described as particularism.

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