multiracial

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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 ?
Rasa Santos, like many in Hawaii, is of mixed ethnicity.
Raya is of mixed ethnicity and poverty-stricken; she raises her siblings for her uninterested, prostitute mother, who forces her into a brutal threesome before vanishing.
Here Chin was cruelly teased for her mixed ethnicity and began lying to classmates that her mother wanted Staceyann to join her in Canada.
Minorities and children of mixed ethnicity are a significant section of the population nowadays.
The British Bone Marrow Registry accepts male blood donors (young men produce more stem cells than women) and females aged 17-40 from black, Asian, minority ethnicities and mixed ethnicity backgrounds.
The British Bone Marrow Registry are looking for male blood donors (young men produce more stem cells than women) and females aged 17-40 from black, Asian, minority ethnicities and mixed ethnicity backgrounds.
Sitting on the housing association's board are members from mixed ethnicity, including African, African-Caribbean, White European and White Irish, with a ratio of 45 per cent female to 55 per cent male board members.
Large and easy availability of cord blood units also widens the scope of transplant options, especially for patients with mixed ethnicity.
King County has grown increasingly more diverse, with 30 percent of residents identifying themselves as Black, Asian, Hispanic or mixed ethnicity in the most recent census.
Nicole is described as mixed ethnicity, around 4ft 10in tall and of slim build with long black curly hair.
Asians and Hispanics have less than a 50% chance, while African-Americans and people of mixed ethnicity like me have the rarest donor types and are thus least likely to find compatible donors.
White males aged 13 to 19 are wanted to audition as well as boys aged 15 to 17 from mixed ethnicity backgrounds.