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Ku Klux Klan

Ku Klux Klan

 
pronunciation:
ku kluks klaen
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a secret society organized and active in the southern United States after the Civil War, which sought to regain white supremacy over newly freed blacks.
definition 2: a secret society founded in Georgia in 1915 that was inspired by the former and uses terrorist tactics to achieve segregation of blacks.