nondiscrimination

noun non·dis·crim·i·na·tion \ ˌnän-dis-ˌkri-mə-ˈnā-shən \
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of nondiscrimination

: the absence or avoidance of discrimination
  • … officially affirming a federal government policy of nondiscrimination in employment.
  • —Benjamin Quarles
  • … passed nondiscrimination ordinances protecting transsexuals in schools, jobs and housing.
  • —David E. Thigpen

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First Known Use of nondiscrimination

1793


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