Definition of discriminatory:
jaundiced, selective, sexist, preferential, discriminate, discriminating, judicial, prejudiced, discriminative, advantageous, racist, anti-semitic, homophobic, anti-Semite, unfavourable, precise, select, antiblack, unfavorable, loaded, invidious.
- circumspect (part of speech: adjective)
- unjust (part of speech: adjective)
- discriminatory (part of speech: adjective)
The bacillus named B. suipestifer was formerly believed to be the cause of hog cholera, but it is now thought to be merely a secondary invader in this disease; it is identical with the bacillus called B. paratyphosus B in its cultural and to a large extent in its agglutinative behavior, but is regarded by some investigators as separable from the latter on the basis of particularly delicate discriminatory tests.- "Food Poisoning", Edwin Oakes Jordan.
As it turned out, the Court gave judicial sanction to a view undoubtedly entertained by the major portion of the whites everywhere, and it encouraged the South to proceed with further discriminatory legislation separating the races in all public and quasi- public places.- "Contemporary American History, 1877-1913", Charles A. Beard.
The problem has been given even greater urgency by four recent court decisions, which have held that the conventional method of financing schools through local property taxes is discriminatory and unconstitutional.- "Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present", Various.