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insular

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Geography, Nationality & race
insularin‧su‧lar /ˈɪnsjələ $ ˈɪnsələr, ˈɪnʃə-/ adjective 🔊 🔊 1 PREJUDICEDinterested in your own group, country, way of life etc and no others – used to show disapprovalparochial 🔊 an insular community 🔊 the insular world of the law2 formalSGSAN relating to or like an islandinsularity /ˌɪnsjəˈlærəti $ -sə-, -ʃə-/ noun [uncountable]
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insularLandres is a small, insular community in the Midwest.
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