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 for discriminatory
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Discriminatory \Dis*crim"i*na*to*ry\, a.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: being biased or having a belief or attitude formed
             beforehand; "a prejudiced judge" [syn: prejudiced,
             discriminatory] [ant: impartial, unprejudiced]
      2: containing or implying a slight or showing prejudice;
         "discriminatory attitudes and practices"; "invidious
         comparisons" [syn: discriminatory, invidious]
      3: capable of making fine distinctions [syn: discriminative,
      4: manifesting partiality; "a discriminatory tax"; "preferential
         tariff rates"; "preferential treatment"; "a preferential shop
         gives priority or advantage to union members in hiring or
         promoting" [syn: discriminatory, preferential]

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