/ (ˈbɑːsˌkap) /
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(sometimes capital) (formerly in South Africa) control by White people of non-White people
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Word Origin for baaskap
from Afrikaans, from baas + -skap -ship
Words nearby baaskap
Baalism, baal kore, Baalshem, Baal Shem-Tov, baas, baaskap, Baath, Bāb, baba, baba au rhum, babaco
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