Sex Discrimination

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Sex Discrimination: Discriminatory conduct or actions based on sex or pregnancy, as it relates to conditions of employment, benefits, pay and opportunities for advancement.

Other Words for Discrimination

Discrimination Adjective Synonyms: bigotry, prejudice, bias, intolerance, favouritism, one-sidedness, unfairness, inequity
Discrimination Noun Synonyms: taste, perception, perceptiveness, discernment, refinement, acumen, insight, penetration, keenness, judgment, sensitivity, connoisseurship, aestheticism

Other Words for Sex

Sex Noun Synonyms: gender

Sex Discrimination Act Of 1975

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Sex Discrimination Act Of 1975: The Sex Discrimination Act of 1975 prohibits discrimination against individuals based on sex or marital status in areas of employment, education, the provision of goods, facilities and services or in MORE


Life Style / Poetry / Sextain: a stanza or poem or six lines: aaabab: the Robert Burns stanza, ababcc: For example, Shakespeare's Venus and Adonis and William Wordsworth's 'I wandered lonely as a cloud.' aabccb or aabaab: cf. Rime MORE


Entertainment / Music / Sextet: A set of six musicians who perform a composition written for six parts. MORE


Science / Astrology / Sextile: The sixth harmonic, 60°; a major easy aspect considered beneficial and opportune. MORE


Science / Genetics / Sex-Linked: Traits or diseases associated with the x or y chromosome: generally seen in males. MORE

Sextuple Meter

Entertainment / Music / Sextuple Meter: Compound metrical pattern of six beats to a measure. (1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6). Notice that each beat subdivides into three rather than two. MORE