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colour bar

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color bar

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(Anthropology & Ethnology) discrimination against people of a different race, esp as practised by White people against Black people
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Noun1.colour bar - barrier preventing blacks from participating in various activities with whites
ideological barrier - a barrier to cooperation or interaction resulting from conflicting ideologies
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LIVERPOOL University will host a Black British History conference on February 19, which will include a paper on the Colour Bar in British boxing.
Its stand-out Colour Bar service and community engagement helped it clinch the title.
The Colour Bar offers customers a total of 950 colour samples while the Colour Advisor allows customers to choose from a colour palette on display.
Among the most popular features of the MCs that have caught the attention of regional customers is the Colour Bar, which contains over 950 color samples, as well as an expert group of multicolor shop personnel who educate visitors on different paint techniques and textures, and suggest hues for exterior and internal paints.
Astonishingly, in the 60s there was a colour bar at Euston Station in London, banning black people from jobs where they might meet the public.
First and foremost, a visit to the new L'Oreal Colour Bar to discuss shades and techniques and then a patch test for sensitivity.