Meaning of “ethnic cleansing” in the English Dictionary


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ethnic cleansingnoun [ U ]

us /ˈeθ·nɪk ˈklen·zɪŋ/

world history the organized, often violent attempt by one cultural or racial group to remove from a country or area all members of a different group

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