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racial

adjective ra·cial \ˈrā-shəl\

: relating to or based on race

: existing or happening between people of different races

Full Definition of RACIAL

1
:  of, relating to, or based on a race <a racial minority>
2
:  existing or occurring between races <racial equality>
ra·cial·ly \-shə-lē\ adverb
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Examples of RACIAL

  1. What is your racial identity?
  2. There was racial tension on campus.

First Known Use of RACIAL

1855

Other Sociology Terms

bourgeois, ethos, eugenics, exurb, incommunicado, intelligentsia, megalopolis, metrosexual, mores, subculture

Rhymes with RACIAL

RACIAL Defined for Kids

racial

adjective ra·cial \ˈrā-shəl\

Definition of RACIAL for Kids

:  of, relating to, or based on race <a racial group>
ra·cial·ly adverb
Medical Dictionary

racial

adjective ra·cial \ˈrā-shəl\

Medical Definition of RACIAL

:  of, relating to, or based on a race

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