Definition of "desegregation" []

  • To end racial segregation in (a school or other public institution) (verb)
  • The act or process of eliminating segregation. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "desegregation" in a sentence
  • "The era of integration and impending desegregation is the backdrop for an engrossing character driven story of the people of a small town in Mississippi."
  • "Sadly, our current system doesn't - while desegregation is law, most schools are in fact segregated, and worse, our policies and philanthropy are intent on perpetuating this segregation!"
  • ""Court ordered desegregation" is not the same thing as striking down government ordered segregation."