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addaword.gifdefinition of other

verb
to treat someone as different
We tend to "other" them because they're different – they don't understand the language and are from a different culture so therefore they must learn completely differently.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 02/08/2013 09:10:00
Definition of other from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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