color line Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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color linenoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   US (US also color bar, UK colour bar)
a ​social and ​legalsystem in which ​people of different ​races are ​separated and not given the same ​rights and ​opportunities
(Definition of color line from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “color line”
in Chinese (Simplified) 膚色障礙,種族障礙…
in Chinese (Traditional) 膚色障礙,種族障礙…
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