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exclusionary

[ ik-skloo-zhuh-ner-ee ]
/ ɪkˈsklu ʒəˌnɛr i /
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adjective
having the effect of excluding or shutting out someone or something: In wealthy suburbs with good schools, exclusionary zoning policies often block affordable housing development and keep out low-income people.
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