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English definition of “gender discrimination”

gender discrimination

noun [U]     (also gender bias)
a situation in which someone is treated less well because of their sex , usually when a woman is treated less well than a man: The report will examine unequal pay as well as other types of gender discrimination in the workplace .Human rights
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