Affirmative Action Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Affirmative Action, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Affirmative Action?

n. an administration that is subordinate on, or is subordinate to, some other administration’s decisions. Commonly used in real estate where it denotes the administration of someone’s assests in a state or in a different land that he belongs to.