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separate but equal

separate but equal
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /verb ˈsɛp əˌreɪt bʌt ˈē-kwəl/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /verb ˈsɛp əˌreɪt bʌt ˈē-kwəl/

Definition of separate but equal words

  • adjective separate but equal pertaining to a racial policy, formerly practiced in some parts of the United States, by which black people could be segregated if granted equal opportunities and facilities, as for education, transportation, or jobs. 1

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Parts of speech for Separate but equal

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adjective
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preposition
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separate but equal popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 27% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

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