proethnic

adjective

pro·​ethnic
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: prior to a division into ethnic groups (as a race into peoples or a people into tribes)
proethnically
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adverb

Word History

Etymology

pro- entry 1 + ethnic

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“Proethnic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/proethnic. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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