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discriminatory


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Discriminatory  \Dis*crim"i*na*to*ry\,  a. 
  Discriminative. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  discriminatory 
  adj  1:  being  biased  or  having  a  belief  or  attitude  formed 
  beforehand;  "a  prejudiced  judge"  [syn:  {prejudiced}] 
  [ant:  {unprejudiced}] 
  2:  containing  or  implying  a  slight  or  showing  prejudice; 
  "discriminatory  attitudes  and  practices";  "invidious 
  comparisons"  [syn:  {invidious}] 
  3:  capable  of  making  fine  distinctions  [syn:  {discriminative}] 
  4:  manifesting  partiality;  "a  discriminatory  tax"; 
  "preferential  tariff  rates";  "preferential  treatment";  "a 
  preferential  shop  gives  priority  or  advantage  to  union 
  members  in  hiring  or  promoting"  [syn:  {preferential}] 




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