reverse discrimination

the unfair treatment of members of majority groups resulting from preferential policies, as in college admissions or employment, intended to remedy earlier discrimination against minorities.

1965–70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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