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Then came the ageism row. The Sun (2016)She was also slightly nervous about her new job because of the ageism row. The Sun (2009)Meanwhile, ministers warn that workplace ageism is rife. The Sun (2014)His case, claiming ageism, failed. The Sun (2014)When new laws to combat ageism came into force two years ago, employers predicted a wave of litigation and a bundle of new red tape. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It serves as a sharp reminder to modern day Britain, where ageism is rife. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Used Occasionally. ageism is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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