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Mon·gol·oid

 (mŏng′gə-loid′, mŏn′-)
adj.
1. Of or being a human racial classification traditionally distinguished by physical characteristics such as yellowish-brown skin, straight black hair, dark eyes with epicanthic folds, and prominent cheekbones and including peoples indigenous to central and eastern Asia. No longer in scientific use. See Usage Note at Negroid.
2. Characteristic of or resembling a Mongol.
3. also mongoloid Offensive Of or relating to Down syndrome.
n.
1. A member of the Mongoloid racial classification. No longer in scientific use.
2. also mongoloid Offensive A person with Down syndrome.

Mongoloid

(ˈmɒŋɡəˌlɔɪd)
adj
(Peoples) denoting, relating to, or belonging to one of the supposed racial groups of mankind, including most of the peoples of Asia, the Inuit, and the North American Indians
n
(Peoples) a member of this group
Usage: See at Australoid

mongoloid

(ˈmɒŋɡəˌlɔɪd) or

mongolian

adj
(Pathology) relating to or characterized by Down's syndrome
n
(Pathology) a person affected by Down's syndrome

Mon•gol•oid

(ˈmɒŋ gəˌlɔɪd, ˈmɒn-)

adj.
1. of, designating, or characteristic of one of the traditional racial divisions of humankind, marked by yellowish complexion, prominent cheekbones, epicanthic folds, and straight black hair and including the Mongols, Chinese, Japanese, Siamese, Eskimos, and, in some classifications, the American Indians.
2. (often l.c.) (no longer in technical use) of, affected with, or characteristic of Down syndrome.
n.
3. a member of the Mongoloid race.
4. (usu. l.c.) (no longer in technical use) a person affected with Down syndrome.
[1865–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Mongoloid - a member of the Mongoloid race
Asian, Asiatic - a native or inhabitant of Asia
2.mongoloid - a person suffering from Down syndrome (no longer used technically in this sense)
changeling, cretin, half-wit, idiot, imbecile, moron, retard - a person of subnormal intelligence
Adj.1.Mongoloid - characteristic of or resembling a Mongolmongoloid - characteristic of or resembling a Mongol; "the mongoloid epicanthic fold"
2.Mongoloid - of or pertaining to or characteristic of one of the traditional racial division of humankind including especially peoples of central and eastern Asia
anthropology - the social science that studies the origins and social relationships of human beings
3.mongoloid - of or relating to or suffering from Down syndrome;
Translations

Mongoloid

[ˈmɒŋgəlɔɪd] ADJ (Anthropology) → mongólico

mongoloid

[ˈmɒŋgəlɔɪd] ADJ (Med) (o.f.) → mongoloide, mongólico

mongoloid

adj
(neg!)mit Downsyndrom, → mongolid (neg!)
(Med) mongoloidmongoloid

mongoloid

a. mongoloide, rel. al mongolismo o que sufre del mismo.
References in periodicals archive ?
Obscure and forgotten terms like mongoloid, mulatto, crippled or progressive conservative.
In his Essay, Gobineau presented a racial ladder occupied by Caucasian, Mongoloid and Negro races.
There, more than colour, it is the Mongoloid physical features of people from that region that attract the ridicule and disdain of those who love to consider themselves as part of the "mainstream".
There are also fears of wars between ethnic communities sharing common racial roots, such as long-simmering conflicts between Kurds and Persians sharing an Aryan stock, or territorial disputes among Turkic groups having the same Mongoloid roots.
On the basis of six skulls from the last centuries BC/first centuries AD found in Semirechye and presumed to be those of the Wusun, Soviet archaeologists have described them as ranging from primarily Europoid with some Mongoloid admixture to pure Europeans (Mallory & Mair 2000: 93-94).
If the guy would have been from Delhi or if he would not have been a Mongoloid none would have dared to touch him.
Chapters on western race theories, racial images, and racism examine early modern race theories, the origins of "the mongoloid race," racial fear since 1800, representations of East Asians in Russian Modernism, national identity in post-revolutionary Russia, and more.
As far as Mongoloid racial stock is concerned, this includes tribes of Himalayan region, especially of North-Himalayan zone as, for example, the Naga, the Chakma, the Lepcha, etc.
A phonological analysis of the speech of two mongoloid Down's syndrome boys.
For example, mongoloid face is specific (ozgul) for Down syndrome and presence of Y chromosome is original for the male gender.
He wasn't exactly a retard (like Mark Whitehead's mongoloid brother Stevie) but he wasn't exactly not a retard either.
Freedman went on to explain that the Eastern European Jews who form 92 per cent of the world's population of so-called Jews were originally Khazars, a Mongoloid race forced out of Asia into Eastern Europe.