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unfairly treating people differently because of prejudice unfavorable treatment in employment based on prejudice. Major forms of outlawed discrimination include those based on sex, race, disability, and, in some countries, age.

Definitions of ’discrimination’ and meaning of ’discrimination’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’discrimination’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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