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allege
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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Definition
claim (asserted without proof)
  • Moreover, this is an age when the more advanced races are coming in closer contact with the less developed races, and the race-feeling is therefore intensified; and Mr. Washington's programme practically accepts the alleged inferiority of the Negro races.
    Chapter 3 (50% in)

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