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  Words related to discrimination

Related / Similar Words: favoritism, favouritism, secernment

 

Definition:
  • unfair treatment of a person or group on the basis of prejudice;
  • the cognitive process whereby two or more stimuli are distinguished;

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    Hyponyms: ableism, ablism, able-bodiedism, able-bodism, ageism, agism, cronyism, fattism, fatism, nepotism, racism, racialism, racial discrimination, sexism, differentiation, distinction, individualization, individualisation, individuation, taste, appreciation, discernment, perceptiveness

     

    Derivational Morphology: discriminate, separate, single out, know apart

     

     
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