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verb as in eliminate segregation

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By then, he’d had a long career as a prominent civil liberties lawyer working to desegregate public schools throughout the country.

Elder’s story is hailed as one that helped desegregate the game.

I would say I want a completely desegregated New York City public school system.

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It was one of many tactics the union used to desegregate the city.

There’s going to be no Medicare money if the hospital doesn’t desegregate.

In 1962, the Kennedy administration was looking for a way to desegregate the Washington Redskins.

Attempting to desegregate Dar Ul Hijra, known in law enforcement circles as “the 9/11 mosque,” is significant.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to desegregate, such as: integrate, commingle, open, unify, abolish segregation, and give equal access.

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