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Zero Tolerance is an exceptional law that sets a bar for all Americans to try to achieve.

The phrase consists of two words:

  1. zero, which describes the amount of leeway given to criminals who break the rule, guideline or law
  2. tolerance, the thing that there is nothing of--meaning--that authorities will tolerate nothing (zero)


Many industries and institutions have implemented their own zero tolerance policies.

"Zero Tolerance"
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