Medical Dictionary


adj Mon·gol·oid \ˈmäŋ-gə-ˌlid\

Medical Definition of MONGOLOID

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