Indian race

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Noun1.Indian race - sometimes included in the Caucasian race; native to the subcontinent of India
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"
Indian - a native or inhabitant of India
2.Indian race - usually included in the Mongoloid 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"
American Indian, Indian, Red Indian - a member of the race of people living in America when Europeans arrived
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Notwithstanding the trapper watched the eye of Mahtoree, to detect the inward movements of his mind, and if possible to anticipate, in order to direct his suspicions, the utmost sagacity of one so long accustomed to study the cold habits of the Indian race, could however detect no symptom, or expression, that denoted how far he credited or distrusted this intelligence.
Ever since it was first introduced in 2014, T1 has proved to be a great platform to showcase the prowess of the Indian commercial vehicles industry and that of Tata Motors, and Season III presents us with a great opportunity to launch our next big initiative Indian Race Truck drivers.
The Spaniards were unable to exterminate the Indian race by those unparalleled atrocities which brand them with indelible shame, nor did they succeed even in wholly depriving it of its rights; but the Americans of the United States have accomplished this twofold purpose with singular felicity; tranquilly, legally, philanthropically, without shedding blood, and without violating a singular great principal of morality in the eyes of the world.
Two tenders for the supply of (a) green & dry fodder, clover, also rabbits fodder and (b) different large and small sized experimental animals including beef calve, male horse, local and Indian race rabbits.
Officials had been hoping for a strong turn-out to help ensure the Indian race returns, as promised, on the 2015 calendar after surprisingly being dropped for 2014.
The German, who won the Indian race in both 2011 and 2012, once again dominated the circuit with record times in all three practice sessions this year and a perfect qualifying round on Saturday.
The researchers surmised that the characteristics of "shiftlessness, indolence, improvidence and inertia," which were attributed to the Indian race, were in fact a result of malnutrition: that disease susceptibility was from a lack of food.
Word has come to our ears that you are planning to meet in national assembly for the first time in history to discuss the problems which devolve upon the Indian race, and we, therefore, hasten to invite you to light the camp-fire first in the city named for the first white man who visited these shores.
This year marking the 50th anniversary of Lamborghini, the company's Indian outfit has decided to promote Indian motorsport by sponsoring Indian race driver Amar Beg in the company's own one-make racing championship.
As to the classification by races in 1921 and 1931, the report says, "For these years the Indian constituent of the population is taken to be the number of persons who then returned themselves as belonging to one of the forty specified Indian races, or who were tabulated as "Indians of unspecified race" where their records though indefinite showed they belonged to an Indian race.
The tables could turn again on Sunday, but the odds favour Vettel, the 25-year-old German who won the inaugural Indian race last year and can chalk up a fourth consecutive victory in one season for the first time in his Formula One career.
Munasinghe, in an acutely poignant statement, brings out the nature of the conundrum: "it was not the fact that this putatively pure East Indian race did not mix with other pure or mixed races but rather that this mixing was erased rather than memorialized" (Munasinghe 2001, 83).

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