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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How to use exclusionary in a sentence
His brilliant contributions to science—such as the famous exclusion principle that would eventually earn him a Nobel Prize—had cemented his reputation as a genius.The Synchronicity of Wolfgang Pauli and Carl Jung - Issue 93: Forerunners | Paul Halpern | November 18, 2020 | Nautilus
Perhaps they suffer from greed, or resentment over exclusion from the highest rungs of government, or disappointment from their lack of a broader intellectual influence.
In 2018, the USITC imposed a 25-year exclusion order based on a default judgment against Organik Kimya, a chemicals firm that destroyed evidence after being accused of trade secrets theft by Dow Chemical.Looming trade secrets decision may be ‘catastrophic’ for Ford and Volkswagen’s EV ambitions | dzanemorris | October 23, 2020 | Fortune
Pride in hatred, mingled with faith in exclusion and capitalism.The Inclusivity Of Savage X Fenty’s Fashion Show Was A Game Changer | Nandi Howard | October 7, 2020 | Essence.com
Two other scientists, Feng Zhang of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and George Church of Harvard University, are also often credited as early co-discoverers and developers of CRISPR technology, and their exclusion will fuel arguments.Nobel Prize in Chemistry Awarded for CRISPR ‘Genetic Scissors’ | Jordana Cepelewicz | October 7, 2020 | Quanta Magazine
And LEGO has certainly taken their time recanting those exclusionary decisions.Why It Took LEGO So Long to Get the Memo: Girls Like Science, Too | Samantha Allen | August 6, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The Maliki government is Shiite, exclusionary and anti-Sunni.Iraq Is Vietnam 2.0 And U.S. Drones Won’t Solve The Problem | Leslie H. Gelb | June 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Most banks, real estate, insurance, and even golf club contracts have an organized crime exclusionary clause built into them.
These days, Greaves regards traditional religion in general as both dangerously superstitious and exclusionary.
Perhaps Zionism should be recognized for what it is: an experiment in Jewish nationalism that is unavoidably exclusionary.