, (BrE) colour bar
- 1.1 (social system)sistema social que discrimina a las personas de raza negraMore example sentences1.2 (range of colors) barra (f) de colores
- A formal colour bar in employment was introduced in 1934, under the Industrial Conciliation Act.
- Hertzog's government and subsequent governments progressively entrenched the colour bar.
- He lost his job when he sided with the white (largely Afrikaner) workers in their dispute over the abandonment of the colour bar.
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