from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Absence of discrimination, as in the workplace, based on race, color, age, gender, national origin, religion, or mental or physical disability: "The issue of equal opportunity . . . posed particular problems” ( Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.)
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- adj. Alternative spelling of equal-opportunity.
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- n. the right to equivalent opportunities for employment regardless of race or color or sex or national origin
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