antibusing

or an·ti·bus·sing

[ an-tee-buhs-ing, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn tiˈbʌs ɪŋ, ˌæn taɪ- /

adjective

opposing legislation that requires the busing of students to schools outside their neighborhoods, especially as a means of achieving socioeconomic or racial diversity among students in a public school.

Nearby words

  1. antibody,
  2. antibody excess,
  3. antibody-mediated immunity,
  4. antibugging,
  5. antibuser,
  6. antic,
  7. antical,
  8. anticancer,
  9. anticapitalist,
  10. anticarious

Origin of antibusing

An Americanism dating back to 1965–70; anti- + busing

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