121. Discrimination


See also 155. FAVORITISM .

ageism, agism
discrimination on the basis of age, especially against older people.
chauvinism
ardent, unreasoned favoritism for a particular group. See also 289. NATIONALISM . chauvinist , n.
racism
discrimination on the basis of race, especially against blacks and other non-whites.
sexism
discrimination on the basis of sex, especially against women.

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