Definitions for ableismˈeɪ bəˌlɪz əm
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a•ble•ismˈeɪ bəˌlɪz əm(n.)
discrimination against disabled people.
Origin of ableism:
ableism, ablism, able-bodiedism, able-bodism(noun)
discrimination in favor of the able-bodied
Discrimination against disabled people in favour of those without.
The belief that people with a disability are inferior to others.