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noun. ['ˌsɛgrəˈgeɪʃən'] a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups.
- de jure segregation
- sex segregation
- de facto segregation
- white separatism
- social system
- social organisation
- social structure
- racial segregation
Rhymes with Racial Segregation
Sentences with racial-segregation
1. Noun Phrase
When Reconstruction ended, the self-proclaimed Democratic Redeemers regained control of Southern governments and instituted Jim Crow racial segregation.
2. Noun Phrase
Southern Democrats began pursuing an agenda of racial segregation after 1877.
3. Noun Phrase
After the Civil War and the Reconstruction Era, many states passed Jim Crow laws enforcing racial segregation.
noun. ['ˌsɛgrəˈgeɪʃən'] the act of segregating or sequestering.
- natural object
noun. ['ˌsɛgrəˈgeɪʃən'] (genetics) the separation of paired alleles during meiosis so that members of each pair of alleles appear in different gametes.
- biological process
- organic process
adjective. ['ˈreɪʃəl'] of or characteristic of race or races or arising from differences among groups.