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political correctness

Definitions

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  • n. Avoidance of expressions or actions that can be perceived to exclude or marginalize or insult people who are socially disadvantaged or discriminated against.
  • n. The result or product of being politically correct.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. avoidance of expressions or actions that can be perceived to exclude or marginalize or insult people who are socially disadvantaged or discriminated against

Etymologies

From politically correct +‎ -ness. (Wiktionary)

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