HyperDic: occidentalism

English > 2 senses of the word Occidentalism / occidentalism:
NOUNcognitionOccidentalismthe scholarly knowledge of western cultures and languages and people
attributeoccidentalismthe quality or customs or mannerisms characteristic of Western civilizations
English > Occidentalism: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe scholarly knowledge of western cultures and languages and people.
Broaderhumanistic discipline, humanities, liberal arts, artsstudies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills)
Spanishoccidentalismo
English > occidentalism: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningThe quality or customs or mannerisms characteristic of Western civilizations.
BroaderqualityAn essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
Spanishoccidentalismo

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