Definitions and translations for "discrimination"

Definition of discrimination

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1. A distinction; discernment, the act of discriminating, discerning, distinguishing, noting or perceiving differences between things.
2. The state of being discriminated, distinguished from, or set apart.
3. (sometimes discrimination against) Distinct treatment of an individual or group to their disadvantage; treatment or consideration based on class or category rather than individual merit; partiality; prejudice; bigotry.
Sexual or racial discrimination
4. The quality of being discriminating, acute discernment, specifically in a learning situation; as to show great discrimination in the choice of means.
5. That which discriminates; mark of distinction, a characteristic.
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English - English - discrimination

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n. discernment; partiality, unequal treatment; ability to choose well (in matters of taste)
n. discrimination, unequal treatment; ability to choose well (in matters of taste), discernment; partiality

English - Spanish - discrimination

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s. discriminación, segregacionismo, separatismo; discernimiento, distinción

English - French - discrimination

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n. discrimination, distinction, jugement, discernement

English - German - discrimination

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n. Diskriminierung, Unterscheidung

English - Indonesian - discrimination

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n. pembedaan, pemisahan, memilih-milih: sifat memilih-milih, diskriminasi, perbedaan

English - Italian - discrimination

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s. discriminazione; differenziazione; discernimento, acume, perspicacia

English - Polish - discrimination

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n. dyskryminacja, dyskryminowanie, odróżnianie, roztropność, uprzywilejowanie, wnikliwość

English - Portuguese - discrimination

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s. discriminação, diferenciação

English - Romanian - discrimination

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n. discriminare, deosebire, discernământ

English - Russian - discrimination

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с. проницательность, разборчивость, умение разбираться; дискриминация, неодинаковое отношение, различный подход; распознавание

English - Turkish - discrimination

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i. ayırt etme, fark gözetme, ayrıcalık yapma, ayırma yetkisi

English - Ukrainian - discrimination

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n. розрізнення, розрізняти: здатність розрізняти, дискримінація, упередженість, розбір

French - English - discrimination

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(f) n. discrimination, unequal treatment; ability to choose well (in matters of taste), discernment; partiality

English - Dutch - discrimination

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zn. discriminatie, onderscheid, waarneming

English - Greek - discrimination

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ουσ. διάκριση

French - Spanish - discrimination

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(conduite) discriminación (f)

French - German - discrimination

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n. diskriminierung

French - Italian - discrimination

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(conduite) discriminazione (f)

French - Portuguese - discrimination

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(conduite) discriminação (f)

French - Russian - discrimination

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n. дискриминация (f)

French - Turkish - discrimination

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[la] ayırt etme; başkalarından ayrı davranma

French - Dutch - discrimination

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(conduite) discriminatie (f)

English - Arabic - discrimination

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‏تمييز، تمييز في المعاملة، تعصب على‏

English - Chinese - discrimination

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(名) 差别, 辨别力, 岐视

English - Chinese - discrimination

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(名) 差別, 辨別力, 岐視

English - Hindi - discrimination

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n. विभेदन, भेदभाव, विभेदन-क्षमता, पक्षपात, विवेक, तमीज़, निर्णय, प्रज्ञा

English - Japanese - discrimination

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(名) 識別; 差別; 識別力(味の)

English - Korean - discrimination

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명. 식별; 차별, 차별대우; 감식력

English - Vietnamese - discrimination

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n. nhận rỏ, phân biệt, trí xét đoán, phán đoán
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Synonyms for discrimination
distinction: dash, difference, idiosyncrasy, tone