equal opportunity

adjective

Definition of equal opportunity 

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: not discriminating against people because of their race, religion, etc. an equal opportunity employer

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equal opportunity

noun, often attributive

Legal Definition of equal opportunity 

: freedom from discrimination (as in employment) on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, or sometimes sexual orientation — see also Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

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