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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What would become Jefferson's society, in contrast, had been moving relatively slowly across the continent, like a rug unrolling over the wilderness, replacing indigenous cultures and natural spaces with Europoid civilization and cultivated land.
For instance, sensitive eyes will sting at the sight of such subheadings as 'Racially exotic immigration', 'Europoid subraces' or the musing that socialism, another 'European great idea', led to catastrophe in Russia when it was 'applied in despotic, perhaps Asian extremes' (pp.
Language Group Allele Europoid Between-Group Frequency Features * Contact ** Bantu: Eastern High + With Nilotic Bantu: Western Moderate ++ Little to none Hamitic Low +++ Little to none Nilotic High + With Eastern Bantu Pygmoid Very High 0 Little to none * Europoid Features = the degree to which researchers believed that the tribal people within a language group exhibited Caucasian-like characteristic (height, head shape, skin color, etc.) ** Contact means the amount of immigration, emigration, and intermarriage Table 3.