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adjective politically correct pronunciation in British English
  1. politically correct language or behaviour is not offensive, especially to people who have often been affected by discrimination (=unfair treatment)

    It is no longer politically correct to refer to the educationally subnormal.

    1. a.
      used about people

      Some very politically correct parents won't let their children play with toy guns.


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