non-discrimination
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on-discrimination . Fairness in treating people without prejudice; -- used mostly in reference to discrimination based on race, religion, and nationality. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • non-discrimination — [ nɔ̃diskriminasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1955; de non et discrimination ♦ Refus d appliquer des traitements différents selon les appartenances ethniques, politiques, raciales ou sociales. ⊗ CONTR. Discrimination. ● non discrimination nom féminin Absence de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • non-discrimination — UK US (also nondiscrimination) noun [U] ► SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, POLITICS, HR the practice of treating people, companies, countries, etc. in the same way as others in order to be fair: »The principle of non discrimination in trade relations would …   Financial and business terms

  • non-discrimination — /nɒn dəskrɪməˈneɪʃən/ (say non duhskrimuh nayshuhn) noun the practice or policy of not discriminating against someone, especially on the grounds of race, colour, sex, age, etc …   Australian English dictionary

  • non-discrimination — treat everyone equally …   English contemporary dictionary

  • non-discrimination — noun fairness in treating people without prejudice (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑fairness, ↑equity …   Useful english dictionary

  • non-discrimination notice — See discrimination. Collins dictionary of law. W. J. Stewart. 2001 …   Law dictionary

  • Employment Non-Discrimination Act — The Employment Non Discrimination Act (ENDA), is a proposed U.S. federal law that would prohibit discrimination against employees on the basis of sexual orientation. Currently, there are two versions of the bill: *USBill|110|H.R.|2015, introduced …   Wikipedia

  • discrimination — [ diskriminasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1870; lat. discriminatio « séparation » 1 ♦ Psychol. Action de distinguer l un de l autre (des objets de pensée concrets). ⇒ distinction. Littér. Action de discerner, de distinguer les choses les unes des autres avec… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • non- — ● non Préfixe exprimant l absence, la négation, le contraire, le refus. ⇒NON( ), (NON, NON ) élém. de compos. I. [Le mot constr. est un adj. en oppos. anton. avec l adj. de base, à l intérieur d un groupe nom. lexicalisé, ou est un adj.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • NON-INTERVENTION — NON INTERVENTI Principe suivant lequel aucun État n’a le droit de s’ingérer dans l’examen et la solution d’une affaire relevant de la compétence d’un ou de plusieurs autres États. Ce principe a souvent été violé dans le passé (Sainte Alliance,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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