Veddoid

noun
Ved·​doid | \ ˈve-ˌdȯid How to pronounce Veddoid (audio) \

Definition of Veddoid

: a member of a race of southern Asia traditionally classified by such physical features as wavy to curly hair, chocolate-brown skin color, and slender body build

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Veddoid adjective

First Known Use of Veddoid

1928, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Veddoid

vedda + -oid entry 1

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“Veddoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Veddoid. Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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