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    when people from a dominant culture adopt the practices, language, artistic expression, etc. of a non-dominant culture without fully understanding or appreciating them

    There is, admittedly, something about the phrasecultural appropriation” that can make even card-carrying liberals grit their teeth.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 04/11/2016
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