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mul·ti·ra·cial

 (mŭl′tē-rā′shəl, -tī-)
adj.
1. Made up of, involving, or acting on behalf of various races: a multiracial society.
2. Having ancestors of several or various races.

multiracial

(ˌmʌltɪˈreɪʃəl)
adj
(Sociology) comprising people of many races
ˌmultiˈracialism n

mul•ti•ra•cial

(ˌmʌl tiˈreɪ ʃəl, ˌmʌl taɪ-)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or constituting more than one race.
[1920–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.multiracial - made up of or involving or acting on behalf of various races; "a multiracial society"; "multiracial government"
racial - of or characteristic of race or races or arising from differences among groups; "racial differences"; "racial discrimination"
Translations
مُتَعَدِّد الأجْناس أو الأعْراق
mnohorasový
multietnisk
soknemzetiségû
af mörgum kynòáttum
daugiarasis
daudzrasu-dažādrasu-
mnohorasový
çok ırklı

multiracial

[ˈmʌltɪˈreɪʃəl] ADJmultirracial

multiracial

[ˌmʌltiˈreɪʃəl] adjmultiracial(e)multi-storey multistorey [ˌmʌltiˈstɔːri] (British) adj
[building] → à étages
[car park] → à étages or niveaux multiplesmulti-story multistory [ˌmʌltiˈstɔːri] (US) adj
[building] → à étages
[car park] → à étages or niveaux multiplesmulti-tasking multitasking [ˈmʌltitɑːskɪŋ]
n
(COMPUTING)multitraitement m
(by a person) exécution simultanée de plusieurs tâches par une même personne
modif (COMPUTING)multitâche

multiracial

[ˌmʌltɪˈreɪʃl] adjmultirazziale

multiracial

(maltiˈreiʃəl) adjective
including, for, or of, people of many races. Britain is becoming more and more multiracial.
multi-storey, multi-story (maltiˈstoːri) adjective
having many floors or storeys. a multi-storey car park.
References in periodicals archive ?
A 25-year-old woman from a multiracial family recently found out that she is ineligible for a government-backed loan for housing because of her dual citizenship.
They explore the impact of US policies on multiracial people, while at the same time examining the impact of increasing numbers of multiracial people on policy, noting that race policy has not kept up with the increase in the multiracial population.
Unreasonable Histories: Nativism, Multiracial Lives, and the Genealogical Imagination in British Africa.
What I discovered in the later chapters is a provocative book about the lives of multiracial Africans in British Eastern and Southern Africa from the early to the mid twentieth century.
On the other hand, multiracial people report being subjected to racial slurs and having their racial identity questioned.
Daughters of interracial parents are more likely than sons to identify as multiracial, and this especially is true for children of black-white couples, according to a study in American Sociological Review.
While the data reported to ED combines all two or more races individuals into one category, from the information that educational institutions actually collect they can generate data for any racial/ethnic combination of multiracial students in their student body.
There is also an introduction to the new Competencies for Counseling the Multiracial Population (Kenney et al.
This content analysis examines the counseling literature on multiracial individuals using the top journals.
In his experimental combination of poetic forms, Japanese American writer David Mura illuminates the obstacles of racism and orientalism in America as he depicts struggles of multiracial identity.
Transcending Blackness: From the New Millennium Mulatta to the Exceptional Multiracial, Duke University Press, Durham, NC, 2012, ISBN 9 7808 2235 2921, 223 pp.
Multiracial students can feel marginalized because of their physical appearance.

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