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job reservation Line breaks: job res¦er|va¦tion

Definition of job reservation in English:

noun

[mass noun]
(In South Africa during the apartheid era) the setting aside by law of certain skilled grades of employment for certain ethnic groups, particularly whites.
Example sentences
  • He also demanded cent percent job reservation for the region's people.
  • The NFB would continue with its watchdog role in earning the benefits of the law for the disabled especially with regard to job reservation.
  • The policy of job reservation for the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and OBCs has made a deep impact on the Muslim psyche.

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