Caucasian race

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Noun1.Caucasian race - a light-skinned race
race - people who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock; "some biologists doubt that there are important genetic differences between races of human beings"
Caucasian, White, White person - a member of the Caucasoid race
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I want them to see my transition from poor red-haired victimised minority to a fully transformed military terrorist striking at the hearts of the bigoted tyrannical rulers and of course the dark haired dark eyes Caucasian race.
General risk factors that may pre-dispose people to developing insomnia include advanced age, Caucasian race, female gender, personal or family history of insomnia, and comorbid psychiatric disorders.
The term scientific racism refers to the historical practice of using dubious scientific methods by some "racial scientists" to advance, justify, and defend the alleged superiority of the white (Caucasian) race over nonwhite races but, as Brace Baum staled in The Rise and Fall of the Caucasian Race, which traces the turbulent political history of racial identity concepts over the last three centuries, racial science emerged in Western Europe during the 17th century as a joint product of the Enlightenment and development of natural history.
The word "white," as applied to race, where not affected by statutory definition, is universally limited to the Caucasian race.
Differences were also found in employment, income, having a health plan and ability to see a health care provider that favored the Caucasian race.