Definition of blaxploitation noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌblæksplɔɪˈteɪʃn//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌblæksplɔɪˈteɪʃn//
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the use of black people in films/movies, especially in a way which shows them in fixed ways that are different from real life Word Origin1970s: blend of blacks (see black) and exploitation.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: blaxploitation