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Definitions and Synonyms of affirmative action | Another word for affirmative action | What is affirmative action?

Definition 1: a policy designed to redress past discrimination against women and minority groups through measures to improve their economic and educational opportunities - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where affirmative action or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • affirmative action has been extremely controversial and was challenged in 1978 in the Bakke decision

(affirmative action is a kind of ...) a social policy of reform (especially socioeconomic reform)

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