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English definition of “white supremacy”

white supremacy

noun [U]    
the belief that people with pale skin are better than people with darker skin Racial issuesRace and ethnicity white supremacist     noun [C] Racial issuesRace and ethnicity
(Definition of white supremacy noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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