Apartheid - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈpɑːrtaɪt|  American pronunciation of the word apartheid
Brit.  |əˈpɑːtheɪt|  British pronunciation of the word apartheid


- a social policy or racial segregation involving political and economic and legal discrimination against people who are not Whites; the former official policy in South Africa


the racism that was the basis of apartheid

He fought energetically against apartheid.

Apartheid is now justly piled on the scrap heap of history.

de facto apartheid is still operational even in the 'new' African nations

As a horror, apartheid...is absolutely unambiguous

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