NAACP

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
Also, N.A.A.C.P.

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NAACP (US)
abbrev
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

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NAACP (no periods) or N.A.A.C.P.,
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

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['en dəbəl ā sē 'pē]
abbr. National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

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abbr
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
◇ The NAACP is an American organization that works to protect the rights of African-Americans.

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NAACP [NAACP] [ˌen dʌbəl ˌeɪ siː ˈpiː] [ˌen dʌbəl ˌeɪ siː ˈpiː] abbreviation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (an organization in the US that works for the rights of African Americans)
 
Culture:
The NAACP was formed in 1909 and played an important part in the ↑civil rights movement. One of its major achievements was to bring a legal case which led to the US Supreme Court’s decision in 1954 against ↑segregation in schools.
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Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • NAACP — National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations …   Law dictionary

  • NAACP — the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People an American organization that works for the rights of African American people …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • NAACP — abbreviation of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, first attested 1910. Organization founded Feb. 12, 1909, as National Negro Committee …   Etymology dictionary

  • NAACP — (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) n. association whose goals are to promote the concerns of African Americans …   English contemporary dictionary

  • NAACP — ☆ NAACP abbrev. National Association for the Advancement of Colored People …   English World dictionary

  • NAACP — National Association for the Advancement of Colored People National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Devise : « Assurer l égalité de droits politiques, éducatifs, sociaux et économiques de tous les citoyens et… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • NAACP — Vier Führer der NAACP halten 1956 ein Plakat gegen Rassentrennung in Mississippi hoch Die National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, auch NAACP genannt, ist eine der ältesten und einflussreichsten Bürgerrechtsorganisationen der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • NAACP — National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Also, N.A.A.C.P. * * * in full National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Oldest and largest U.S. civil rights organization. It was founded in 1909 to secure political,… …   Universalium

  • NAACP — abbreviation National Association for the Advancement of Colored People …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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