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Turkish translation of “double standard”

double standard

noun [C]
 
 
when people are given different treatment in an unfair way
çifte standart/uygulama/muamele/işlem
[usually plural] Critics accused the government of double standards in its policies.Morality and rules of behaviour
(Definition of double standard from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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