noun Date: 1913 a person who believes in or practices segregation especially of races • segregationist adjective

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  • segregationist — seg|re|ga|tion|ist [ˌsegrıˈgeıʃənıst] adj relating to the practice of keeping people of different races, sexes, or religions separate ▪ segregationist policies >segregationist n …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • segregationist — seg·re·ga·tion·ist || ‚segrɪ geɪʃənɪst n. one who favors racial segregation, one who favors separation between members of different races …   English contemporary dictionary

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