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ra·cial

 (rā′shəl)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of race or races.
2. Arising from or based on differences among human racial groups: racial conflict; racial discrimination.

ra′cial·ly adv.

racial

(ˈreɪʃəl)
adj
1. (Anthropology & Ethnology) denoting or relating to the division of the human species into races on grounds of physical characteristics
2. (Anthropology & Ethnology) characteristic of any such group
3. (Sociology) relating to or arising from differences between the races: racial harmony.
4. (Biology) of or relating to a subspecies
ˈracially adv

ra•cial

(ˈreɪ ʃəl)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of one race or the races of humankind.
2. between races: racial harmony; racial relations.
[1860–65]
ra′cial•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.racial - of or related to genetically distinguished groups of people; "racial groups"
2.racial - of or characteristic of race or races or arising from differences among groups; "racial differences"; "racial discrimination"
nonracial - not racial; having nothing to do with race or races; "his remarks were intended to be completely nonracial"; "a nonracial reason for the peremptory challenge of the juror"

racial

adjective ethnic, ethnological, national, folk, genetic, tribal, genealogical the protection of national and racial minorities
Translations
عُنْصُري، عِرْقيعُنْصُريّ
rasový
racemæssig
rotu-
rasni
emberfajtákra vonatkozófaji
kynòátta-
人種の
인종의
rasen
ras-
ที่เกี่ยวกับเชื้อชาติ
thuộc chủng tộc

racial

[ˈreɪʃəl]
A. ADJracial
B. CPD racial discrimination Ndiscriminación f racial
racial integration Nintegración f racial

racial

[ˈreɪʃəl] adj [bias, equality, harmony, justice] → racial(e); [hatred, violence, harassment, attack, abuse] → racial(e); [segregation, tension] → racial(e); [diversity] → racial(e) racial discriminationracial discrimination ndiscrimination f racialeracial harassment npersécution f raciste

racial

adjrassisch, Rassen-; prideauf die Rasse; racial discriminationRassendiskriminierung f; racial equalityRassengleichheit f; racial minorityrassische Minderheit; racial prejudiceRassenvorurteil nt; racial violencerassistische Gewalt; to promote racial harmonydas harmonische Zusammenleben der verschiedenen Rassen fördern; to do something on racial groundsetw aus rassistischen Gründen tun; to vote along racial linesentsprechend der Rassenzugehörigkeit wählen

racial

[ˈreɪʃl] adj (tension) → razziale; (harmony, equality) → fra le razze

race2

(reis) noun
1. any one section of mankind, having a particular set of characteristics which make it different from other sections. the Negro race; the white races; (also adjective) race relations.
2. the fact of belonging to any of these various sections. the problem of race.
3. a group of people who share the same culture, language etc; the Anglo-Saxon race.
racial (ˈreiʃəl) adjective
of, or having to do with, race or a particular race. racial characteristics; racial discrimination/hatred.
ˈracialism (ˈreiʃə-) , ˈracism noun
1. the belief that some races of men are better than others.
2. prejudice against someone on the grounds of his race.
ˈracialist (ˈreiʃə-) , ˈracist noun, adjective
racist attitudes.
the human race
mankind.
of mixed race
having ancestors (especially parents) from two or more different human races.

racial

عُنْصُريّ rasový racemæssig rassisch φυλετικός racial rotu- racial rasni razziale 人種の 인종의 rassen- rase- rasowy racial расовый ras- ที่เกี่ยวกับเชื้อชาติ ırkla ilgili thuộc chủng tộc 种族的

racial

a. racial, étnico-a, de la raza;
___ prejudiceprejuicio ___;
___ immunityinmunidad ___, tipo de inmunidad natural de los miembros de una raza.
References in classic literature ?
It is only when he insists upon being treated as the most easterly of western peoples instead of the most westerly of easterns that he becomes a racial anomaly extremely difficult to handle.
It was only a little later that he perceived these latter public characters almost always to be impressive and of that rich racial hue which of itself served as a livery.
It is a power that is partly racial and partly individual: a power impregnated with some mysterious quality, partly hypnotic, partly mesmeric, which seems to take away from eyes that meet them all power of resistance--nay, all power of wishing to resist.
That gentleman ripped it up with a racial impatience, and rapidly read the following:
Talu gave us careful directions for the journey to Kadabra, the capital city of the Okar nation, which is the racial name of the yellow men.
Then, when we rid ourselves of prejudice, or racial feeling, and look facts in the face, we must acknowledge that, notwithstanding the cruelty and moral wrong of slavery, the ten million Negroes inhabiting this country, who themselves or whose ancestors went through the school of American slavery, are in a stronger and more hopeful condition, materially, intellectually, morally, and religiously, than is true of an equal number of black people in any other portion of the globe.
There is no reason why we should carry our racial and political hatreds into Caprona," I insisted.
In North America the southern states, after some terrible racial rioting, had succumbed to the poison.
These molecular changes were transmitted to the cerebral cells of progeny, became, in short, racial memories.
He must have a certain grand carelessness of odds, a certain colossal self-satisfaction, and a racial egotism that convinces him that one white is better than a thousand niggers every day in the week, and that on Sunday he is able to clean out two thousand niggers.
By some quirk of atavism, a certain portion of that early self's language had come down to him as a racial memory.
Though the Britons were conquered and chiefly supplanted later on by the Anglo-Saxons, enough of them, as we shall see, were spared and intermarried with the victors to transmit something of their racial qualities to the English nation and literature.