Mongoloid race


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Related to Mongoloid race: Caucasoid race, mongoloid, Mongolian race, Indian race
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Noun1.Mongoloid race - an Asian 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"
Oriental, oriental person - a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as offensive by Asians (especially by Asian Americans)
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Indeed, it was the distinctive appearance and in particular the epicanthic fold that contributed to the identification of Down syndrome by Langdon Down (1866) and his association of people with Down syndrome with the 'Mongoloid race.' [4] Down syndrome is diagnosed at birth and the facial characteristics means the syndrome is easily identifiable to anyone the child comes into contact with from an early age.
Although the Indians and Iranians are Caucasoids, the cephalic index of Indian and Iranian females show resemblance to people of Mongoloid race of Asia and differ significantly from that of the Caucasians of America.