Definition of pepperpotting in English:

pepperpotting

noun

NZ
  • The interspersing of housing for one type of occupant in an urban area that predominantly contains housing for another type. Especially in early use: (NZ) the policy of interspersing state-financed homes for Maori tenants in a predominantly non-Maori area.

Origin

1960s. From pepperpot + -ing, likening the policy to sprinkling pepper on food.

Pronunciation

pepperpotting

/ˈpɛpəˌpɒtɪŋ/