ethnic minority

noun
Ethnic minority is used before these nouns: ↑recruitment

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • ethnic minority — To qualify as an ethnic group for racial discrimination purposes under the Race Relations Act 1976, it has been decided by the Courts that a group must have a long shared history, a cultural tradition, a common language, literature and religion,… …   Law dictionary

  • ethnic minority — ► NOUN ▪ a group within a community which differs ethnically from the main population …   English terms dictionary

  • ethnic minority — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms ethnic minority : singular ethnic minority plural ethnic minorities a group of people with the same culture and traditions who live in a place where most people have a different culture and different traditions …   English dictionary

  • ethnic minority — noun a group that has different national or cultural traditions from the majority of the population • Hypernyms: ↑ethnic group, ↑ethnos • Hyponyms: ↑Berbers, ↑Arab Berbers, ↑Dagestani, ↑Maori, ↑Mayas, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • ethnic minority — ethnic mi nority n a group of people of a different race from the main group in a country ▪ racial discrimination against doctors from ethnic minorities …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ethnic minority — ethnic mi nority noun count a group of people with the same culture and traditions who live in a place where most people have a different culture and different traditions …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • ethnic minority —    see ethnic minorities …   Glossary of UK Government and Politics

  • ethnic minority — noun A group of people who have a different ethnicity, religion, language or culture to that of the majority of people in the place where they live …   Wiktionary

  • ethnic minority — noun a subgroup within a community which differs ethnically from the main population …   English new terms dictionary

  • ethnic minority — noun (C) a group of people of a different race from the main group in a country …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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