segregationist

noun seg·re·ga·tion·ist \ ˌse-gri-ˈgā-sh(ə-)nist \
Updated on: 7 Apr 2018

Definition of segregationist

: a person who believes in or practices segregation especially of races

segregationist

adjective

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1913

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  • : a person who supports racial segregation


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