Translation: from english

discrimination on the grounds of race

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  • race — 1 /reIs/ noun 1 SPORT (C) a competition in which each competitor tries to run, drive etc fastest and finish first: She came fifth in the race. | a swimming race 2 PEOPLE a) (C) one of the main groups that humans can be divided into according to… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • race — I. /reɪs / (say rays) noun 1. a contest of speed, as in running, riding, driving, sailing, etc. 2. (plural) a series of races, especially horseraces or greyhound races run at a set time over a regular course. 3. any contest or competition: an… …   Australian English dictionary

  • discrimination — I (bigotry) noun bias, blind zeal, class prejudice, favoritism, illiberality, intolerance, opinionativeness, preference, prejudice, race hatred, race prejudice, racialism, racism, unfairness, want of forbearance associated concepts: blacklist,… …   Law dictionary

  • Discrimination — This article focuses on discrimination in sociology, not statistical discrimination. For other uses of the term, see the entry for discrimination at Wiktionary. Part of a series on …   Wikipedia

  • discrimination — noun 1 treating a person/group unfairly ADJECTIVE ▪ gender, sex, sexual, sexual orientation (esp. AmE) ▪ age, class, race, racial …   Collocations dictionary

  • discrimination — dis|crim|i|na|tion [ dı,skrımı neıʃn ] noun uncount ** 1. ) unfair treatment of someone because of their religion, race, or other personal features: sexual/sex/racial/age discrimination: Ms. Howell claimed she had been the victim of sexual… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • discrimination */*/ — UK [dɪˌskrɪmɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n] / US noun [uncountable] 1) unfair treatment of someone because of their religion, race, or other personal features sexual/sex/racial/age discrimination: Ms Howell claimed she had been the victim of sexual discrimination.… …   English dictionary

  • race — [[t]re͟ɪs[/t]] ♦ races, racing, raced 1) N COUNT A race is a competition to see who is the fastest, for example in running, swimming, or driving. The women s race was won by the only American in the field, Patti Sue Plumer. 2) VERB If you race,… …   English dictionary

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