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Mongoloid

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adjective Mon·gol·oid \ˈmäŋ-gə-ˌlȯid\

Medical Definition of Mongoloid

  1. 1:  of, constituting, or characteristic of a major racial stock native to Asia as classified according to physical features (as the presence of an epicanthic fold) that includes peoples of northern and eastern Asia, Malaysians, Eskimos, and often American Indians

  2. 2 often not capitalized usually offensive :  of, relating to, or affected with Down syndrome




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Mongoloid

noun Mon·gol·oid

Medical Definition of Mongoloid

  1. 1:  a person of Mongoloid racial stock

  2. 2 often not capitalized usually offensive :  one affected with Down syndrome




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