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  1. petty apartheidnoun

    racial segregation enforced primarily in public transportation and hotels and restaurants and other public places


  1. petty apartheidnoun

    Any form of racial segregation that applies only to public spaces


  1. petty apartheid

    Petty apartheid refers to the segregation of public facilities, spaces, and services on racial lines, enforced by the Apartheid government in South Africa for the purpose of maintaining control over the non-white population. It includes laws and practices such as separate beaches, buses, schools, and even smaller-scale amenities such as park benches or restrooms for different racial groups. The term 'petty' does not denote insignificance, but rather differentiates these everyday segregation laws from 'grand apartheid', which involved larger-scale policies like land dispossession and forced removals.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of petty apartheid in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of petty apartheid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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