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agismnoun [U]

uk   /ˈeɪ.dʒɪ.zəm/  us   /ˈeɪ.dʒɪ.zəm/ mainly US
(Definition of agism from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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agismnoun [U]

(also ageism) uk   us   /ˈeɪdʒɪzəm/ LAW, WORKPLACE
the act of treating people unfairly because of their age, especially if they are old: To protect yourself against agism during the recruiting process, some career experts suggest you remove the earliest work history from your resume.
agist
adjective (also ageist)
We must challenge the ageist assumption that younger employees make the best workers.
(Definition of agism from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “agism”
in Chinese (Simplified) 年龄歧视…
in Chinese (Traditional) 年齡歧視…
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