discrimination noun definition in Social justice topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

discrimination

 noun: Social justice topic
[uncountable] the practice of treating somebody or a particular group in society less fairly than others age/racial/sex/sexual discrimination (= because of somebody’s age, race or sex) discrimination against somebody discrimination against the elderly discrimination in favour of somebody discrimination in favour of the young discrimination on the grounds of something discrimination on the grounds of race, gender, or sexual orientation

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