adjective \ˈrā-shəl\

: relating to or based on race

: existing or happening between people of different races

Full Definition of RACIAL

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

Examples of RACIAL

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

First Known Use of RACIAL


Other Sociology Terms

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

Rhymes with RACIAL


adjective \ˈrā-shəl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of RACIAL

: of, relating to, or based on a race


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