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paternalism

US [pəˈtɜrn(ə)lˌɪzəm]
UK [pəˈtɜː(r)nəˌlɪz(ə)m]
  • n.家长作风;家长式管理;专制
  • Web父爱主义;家长主义;父权主义
paternalism
n.
1.
家长作风;家长式管理;专制the system in which a government or an employer protects the people who are governed or employed by providing them with what they need, but does not give them any responsibility or freedom of choice

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