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The illegal practice of limiting housing choices,and thereby engaging in discrimination, through a variety of subtle and not-so-subtle techniques.An agent working with minority buyers is guilty of steering when he or she fails to provide information about houses within the buyers'price range that are located in predominantly white neighborhoods.
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In the end Yellow Handkerchief was overcome, and sullenly returned to the steering, while they soundly berated him for his rashness.
- I FORGET THAT I AM STEERING. - INTERESTING RESULT.
We had one violent storm, and were under a necessity of steering westward to get into the trade wind, which holds for above sixty leagues.
The main part of the steering is done at the bow, with a pole; the three-log breadth there furnishes room for only the steersman, for these little logs are not larger around than an average young lady's waist.