resegregation

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

re- +‎ segregation or resegregate +‎ -ion

Noun[edit]

resegregation ‎(usually uncountable, plural resegregations)

  1. The state or process of being segregated again or in a new way
    • 1988, January 8, “Grant Pick”, in A Plant Dies in Cragin[1]:
      [] the city would allow a self-taxing fund in certain areas to guarantee the value of homes against depreciation caused by such things as resegregation.