color line definition

  • noun:
    • A barrier, produced by custom, law, or financial differences, isolating nonwhite persons from whites. Also referred to as color bar.
    • barrier avoiding blacks from taking part in numerous activities with whites
    • A barrier, produced by customized, law, or financial differences, splitting nonwhite people from whites. Also referred to as color club.
    • barrier preventing blacks from participating in various activities with whites

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