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Jim Crowism

[kroh-iz-uh m] /ˈkroʊ ɪz əm/
noun
1.
Jim Crow (def 1).
2.
any policy of racial segregation.
3.
advocacy of such a policy.
Also, jim crowism.
Origin of Jim Crowism
1830-1840
1830-40, Americanism; Jim Crow + -ism
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