Free Translator Free Translator
Translators Dictionaries Courses Other
Home
English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'




Affirmative action   Listen
noun
affirmative action  n.  
1.
A policy of making active efforts to improve the employment or educational opportunities available to members of minority groups or women; achieved by employers or schools by using various techniques, but excluding the use of simple quotas or outright discrimination against white males. Note: affirmative action is required by law for certain employers in the United States.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48







Copyright © 2018 Free-Translator.com




Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Containing
Matching a pattern  

Synonyms
Antonyms
Quotes
Words linked to  

only single words



Share |