classist


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class·ism

 (klăs′ĭz′əm)
n.
Bias based on social or economic class.

class′ist adj. & n.
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classist

[ˈklɑːsɪst] ADJclasista
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The character Zeid, Blackmon writes,"cannot stand the tight restrictions on social interactions" put in place by Hamas authorities, yet is also himself a carrier of his elders' prejudices, "mimicking his father's classist disgust for refugees from other villages in Gaza.
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