Jim Crowism

or jim crowism

[ kroh-iz-uhm ]
/ ˈkroʊ ɪz əm /

noun

any policy of racial segregation.
advocacy of such a policy.

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Origin of Jim Crowism

An Americanism dating back to 1830–40; Jim Crow + -ism
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