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Definition of discriminatory

What does discriminatory mean?


  1. being biased or having a belief or attitude formed beforehand

adjective satellite

  1. containing or implying a slight or showing prejudice
  2. capable of making fine distinctions
  3. manifesting partiality

Alternative definition


  1. Of or pertaining to discrimination (in all senses).
  2. Showing prejudice or bias.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of the City (2005)

by Roger W. Caves

Some researchers add 'income', or 'source of income', as a category on which discriminatory practices might be based. According to them, the percentage of income to be devoted to housing is misleading in individual cases; accordingly, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cross-Cultural School Psychology (2009)

by Caroline Clauss-Ehlers

Discriminatory acts are committed in many forms, including: overt or blatant discrimination;covertor hidden discrimination; intentional, when an individual purposely commits a discriminatory act; and unintentional, when an individual ...

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Scrabble value of D2I1S1C3R1I1M3I1N1A1T1O1R1Y4

The value of this 14-letter word is 22 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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