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master race

n.
A people who consider themselves to be superior to other races and therefore suited to rule over them.

master race

n
1. (Historical Terms) a race, nation, or group, such as the Germans or Nazis as viewed by Hitler, believed to be superior to other races. German name: Herrenvolk
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a race, nation, or group, such as the Germans or Nazis as viewed by Hitler, believed to be superior to other races. German name: Herrenvolk

mas′ter race`


n.
a race, people, or nation whose members consider themselves superior to members of other groups.
[1925–30]
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Noun1.master race - a race that considers itself superior to all others and fitted to rule the othersmaster race - a race that considers itself superior to all others and fitted to rule the others
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"
Translations

master race

nrazza superiore
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1, Louisville: "Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race." Objects, photos, documents, and historic film footage explore the Nazis' policies that began with sterilization of "genetically diseased" people and extended to the genocide of European Jews.
The author's first foray into adult literature is based on facts gleaned about the programme in which Ayran girls were encouraged to produce German babies for the master race.
Russ is the director and star of Springtime For Hitler - sample lyrics: "We're marching to a faster pace, look out, here comes the master race!" - which producers Max Bialystock (the excellent Cory English) and timid Leo Bloom (Joe Pasquale) have designed to be the biggest theatrical flop in history.
Why are members of the master race always such plug-ugly little gits?
Ferguson often jokingly refers to Scots as the master race.
Unfortunately for him, the Slavs did not like slaving and drove the Master Race back to Berlin in their own Crusade for a Communist Workers' Paradise.