Definition of 'appropriation'
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It is not an act of cultural appropriation. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I ask her about cultural appropriation. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Many involve appropriation of land by a local government that has offered scant compensation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It explores the dissemination and appropriation of intellectual property that has been made possible through advances in technology. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Yet the mutual cultural appropriation works. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Some have gone so far as to call the Western interpretation of yoga cultural appropriation. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It won't be a surprise to learn that the biggest proponents of cultural appropriation are in the universities. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Cultural appropriation can be a prickly pear, but perfect is the enemy of good, as my mother used to say. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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