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Definition of the noun ablism
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noun - plural: -
- discrimination in favor of the able-bodied
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Counselling Older Clients (2003)
by Ann Orbach
Old and disabled Ablism is a new word but not a new 'ism';. There will, of course, be coun- selling issues with young disabled that do not apply to the old. With the latter, we are inclined to expect disability as concomitant with being old, even if ...
by Kevin White
ablism diagnosis of borderline personality disorder. These difficult to keep in therapy and treat. individuals self-harm and are Dialectical behaviour therapy adopts traditional techniques such as individual and group therapy as well as ...
by Jeremy Butterfield
So far, the spelling with le is much more common, with little evidence for the less satisfactory spellings ablism and ablist.
by Yo Jackson
privilege and oppression (including White privilege, racism, discrimination, sexism, heterosexism, ablism, and ageism) that affects the lives of all individuals by dictating a hierarchy in which some groups are more valued and, consequently, ...
A Dictionary of Psychology (2015)
by Andrew M. Colman
Also spelt ablism. Compare ageism, ethnocentrism, fattism, heterosexism, racism, sexism, ...
Heinemann English Dictionary (2001)
by Martin Manser
ableism, ablism noun discrimination in favour of able-bodied people. able rating noun Navy the lowest rank of sailor in the service. ablution (a-bloo-sh'n) noun (usually ablutions) the act of ...
Oxford Dictionary of English (2010)
by Angus Stevenson
m/ (also ablism) 7noun [mass noun] discrimination in favour of able-bodied people. – derivatives ableist adjective. able seaman 7noun a rank of sailor in the Royal Navy ...
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Scrabble value of A1B3L1I1S1M3
The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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