What does nation-building mean?

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  1. nation-building(Noun)

    unifying the people or peoples within a state so that it remains politically stable and viable in the long run


  1. Nation-building

    Nation-building refers to the process of constructing or structuring a national identity using the power of the state. This process aims at the unification of the people within the state so that it remains politically stable and viable in the long run. Nation-building can involve the use of propaganda or major infrastructure development to foster social harmony and economic growth. Definition: The development of behaviors, values, language, institutions, and physical structures that elucidate history and culture, concretize and protect the present, and insure the future identity and independence of a nation.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nation-building in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nation-building in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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Translations for nation-building

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  • Nation-BuildingGerman
  • οικοδόμηση του έθνουςGreek
  • edificio de la nacionSpanish
  • construction de la nationFrench
  • राष्ट्र निर्माणHindi
  • בניית האומהHebrew
  • aedificium gentem,Latin

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