plural noun, sometimes capitalized xan·thoch·roi \zanˈthäkrəˌwī\

Definition of xanthochroi

  1. :  caucasoids having light hair and fair skin — compare melanochroi

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Origin and Etymology of xanthochroi

New Latin, from xanth- + Greek ōchroi, nominative plural masculine of ōchros pale, yellow

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quaintly unconventional or refined

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