deracialize

transitive verb
de·​racialize | \ (ˈ)dē, də̇+ \

Definition of deracialize

1 : to attenuate or eliminate distinctive racial qualities of may ultimately deracialize themselves through education and interbreeding
2 : to free from appeal to race until local authorities deracialize their outlook, the segregation problem won't be solved

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History and Etymology for deracialize

de- + racial + -ize

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“Deracialize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deracialize. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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