segregationist

[seg-ri-gey-shuh-nist]
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Origin of segregationist

First recorded in 1910–15; segregation + -ist
Related formsul·tra·seg·re·ga·tion·ist, noun, adjective
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segregationist

noun
  1. a person who favours, advocates, or practises racial segregation
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Word Origin and History for segregationist
n.

1915, from segregation + -ist.

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