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tokenism

noun [U] uk   /ˈtəʊ.kən.ɪ.zəm/  us   /ˈtoʊ-/ disapproving
actions that are the result of pretending to give advantage to those groups in society who are often treated unfairly, in order to give the appearance of fairness
Translations of “tokenism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 裝點門面, 裝樣子…
in Chinese (Simplified) 装点门面, 装样子…
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