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noun steer·ing

Legal Definition of steering

  1. :  the act of directing another to pursue a course of action: as a :  the practice of pushing or deceiving loan applicants into applying for more costly loans b :  the discriminatory practice of showing a prospective home buyer or renter properties only in certain neighborhoods or areas based on a characteristic of the buyer or renter (as race or national origin) real estate agents found to have engaged in illegal racial steering

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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