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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Jim Crow (0.00971 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Jim Crow.
English → English (WordNet) Definition: Jim Crow Jim Crow n 1: barrier preventing blacks from participating in various activities with whites [syn: color bar, colour bar, color line, colour line] 2: a crowbar fitted with a claw for pulling nails
English → English (gcide) Definition: Jim Crow Jim Crow \Jim Crow\ n. 1. A negro; -- said to be so called from a popular negro dance song, the refrain of which is “Wheel about and turn about and jump Jim Crow,” produced in 1835 by Thomas D. Rice (1808-1860), a famous negro minstrel; -- considered disparaging and offensive. [Offensive slang, U. S.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. A legally sanctioned system of racial discrimination practised in the southern United States until declared unconstitutional in 1953 and further restricted by federal legislation, by means of which negroes were segregated and discriminated against in employment and in many places of public accommodation, such as parks, commercial establishments, and public transportation. [PJC]


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