Definition of multiethnic
: made up of people of various ethnicities a multiethnic country; also : of, relating to, reflecting, or adapted to diverse ethnicities multiethnic literature
multiethnicityplay \-ˌeth-ˈni-sə-tē\ noun
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Politics in Cameroon are multiethnic and depend on the president’s ability to control the flow of resources toward specific individuals and regions.
The county Board of Supervisors on Oct. 23 imposed a 45-day moratorium in Rowland Heights, a multiethnic suburb east of downtown L. A. Residents complained of a flurry of church construction over the last seven years.
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MULTIETHNIC Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of multiethnic for English Language Learners
: relating to or including people from many ethnic groups
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