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False, overly simplistic, or unfounded assumptions about a group of people that results in disregard for individual differences amongst group members; usually, negative preconception that characterizes each member of that group as being the same.

Source:  Carleton University Equity Services (2017).  Anti-racism definitions.  Retrieved May 5, 2017 from https://carleton.ca/equity/human-rights/racism/anti-racism-definitions/