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ethnic

adjective

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of, relating to, or reflecting the traits exhibited by a group of people with a common ancestry and culture
  • a festival featuring ethnic food and music

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Antonyms for ethnic

  • nonracial
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The first known use of ethnic was in 1542

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“Ethnic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ethnic. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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