Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of rainbow nation in English:
A multiracial or multicultural country (used especially of South Africa in the post-apartheid era).
- The young students are products of post-apartheid South Africa with its rainbow nation aspirations.
- History, heritage and tourism in the rainbow nation can be a lucrative business.
- Take the host nation, South Africa, the former land of apartheid which became the "rainbow nation" with perhaps the most egalitarian state constitution in the world.
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