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Definition of discrimination:

  1. That which discriminates; mark of distinction.
  2. The act of discriminating, distinguishing, or noting and marking differences.
  3. The arbitrary imposition of unequal tariffs for substantially the same service.
  4. The quality of being discriminating; faculty of nicely distinguishing; acute discernment; as, to show great discrimination in the choice of means.
  5. The state of being discriminated, distinguished, or set apart.

Synonyms:

acuteness, careful, discrepancy, equal opportunity, secretion, common sense, disparity, awareness, consciousness, perception, positive discrimination, percipience, reason, bigotry, precise, prejudice, secernment, equality, ability, equal, understanding, unlikeness, intuition, bias, favouritism, percipiency, lore, eye, information, hatred, contrast, selectiveness, variation, nose, keenness, disagreement, sensitivity, dissimilitude, experience, diversity, judgment, perspicacity, human rights, free speech, divergence, vision, unfairness, favoritism, knowledge, prejudiced, dissimilarity, wit, inequality, inconsistency, acumen, brilliance, contrariety, clarity, same, intelligence, astuteness, discreteness, sagacity, familiarity, difference, intellect, selectivity, inclusion, shrewdness, clear-sightedness, variety, sageness, basic, penetration, perceptiveness, expertise, wisdom.

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