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tokenism

view main entry for tokenismnoun [uncountable] showing disapproval  /ˈtoʊkəˌnɪzəm/
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tokenistic

  /ˌtoʊkəˈnɪstɪk/  adjective
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Open Dictionary

chicken raffle

any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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