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Refers to the system of racial segregation that existed in South Africa.
Context : History, Politics
Category: Lexicon, Loan Word
Semantic: racism, segregation
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This term can be used to refer to any system of segregation. This is an Afrikaans loan word.
Usage of “apartheid”
Mohandas Gandhi witnessed acts of racism under apartheid while working as a barrister in South Africa.
Examples of idiom “apartheid” from Twitter
As an English atheist it's clear tht Islamophobia,rather thn ignorance,is the reason for my compatriots' approval of the apartheid state #fb
Ill say it again, apartheid cannot be defeated by apartheid. It does not matter if sum1 else categorizes u into racial or color groups or...