dis|crim|i|na|tion|al «dihs KRIHM uh NAY shuh nuhl», adjective.
of or having to do with discrimination, especially racial discrimination.

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  • dis|crim|i|na|tion — «dihs KRIHM uh NAY shuhn», noun. 1. the act of making or recognizing differences and distinctions: »Do not buy clothes without discrimination. Discrimination between fact and theory is sometimes difficult to make. SYNONYM(S): discernment, insight …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis·crim·i·na·tion — /dıˌskrıməˈneıʃən/ noun, pl tions 1 [noncount] : the practice of unfairly treating a person or group of people differently from other people or groups of people racial/sexual/religious discrimination = discrimination based on race/sex/religion =… …   Useful english dictionary

  • an|ti|dis|crim|i|na|tion — «AN tee dihs KRIHM uh NAY shuhn», adjective. opposed to discrimination, especially on the basis of race or religion, in education, housing, employment, or recreation: »antidiscrimination legislation …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|dis|crim|i|na|tion — «IHN dihs KRIHM uh NAY shuhn», noun. lack of discrimination …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|af|fir|ma|tion — «DIHS af uhr MAY shuhn», noun. = disaffirmance. (Cf. ↑disaffirmance) …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|ag|gre|ga|tion — «dihs AG ruh GAY shuhn», noun. 1. the act or process of separating or breaking up into component parts. 2. the state of being disaggregated …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|an|i|ma|tion — «dihs AN uh MAY shuhn», noun. 1. the act of depriving of life. 2. discouragement; a disheartening …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|an|nex|a|tion — «dihs AN ehk SAY shuhn», noun. the process of disannexing; separation …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|ap|pro|ba|tion — «DIHS ap ruh BAY shuhn», noun. = disapproval. (Cf. ↑disapproval) …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|col|or|a|tion — «dihs KUHL uh RAY shuhn», noun. 1. the act of discoloring. 2. the state of being discolored. 3. a stain …   Useful english dictionary