desegregation

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de·seg·re·gate

 (dē-sĕg′rĭ-gāt′)
v. de·seg·re·gat·ed, de·seg·re·gat·ing, de·seg·re·gates
v.tr.
1. To abolish or eliminate segregation in.
2. To open (a school or workplace, for example) to members of all races or ethnic groups, especially by force of law.
v.intr.
To become open to members of all races or ethnic groups.

de·seg′re·ga′tion n.
de·seg′re·ga′tion·ist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.desegregation - the action of incorporating a racial or religious group into a community
group action - action taken by a group of people

desegregation

noun
The act, process, or result of abolishing racial segregation:
Translations
déségrégation

desegregation

[ˈdiːˌsegrəˈgeɪʃən] Nabolición f de la segregación

desegregation

[ˌdiːsɛgrɪˈgeɪʃən] n [schools] → déségrégation f
racial desegregation → déségrégation raciale

desegregation

nAufhebung fder Rassentrennung (→ of in +dat), → Desegregation f

desegregation

[ˈdiːˌsɛgrɪˈgeɪʃn] nabolizione f della segregazione razziale
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The classroom space" that the 1954 Supreme Court decision on desgregation "earmarked for black bodies has been filled with black texts, while social justice remains just a promise.