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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"
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master race

nrazza superiore
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On that lunatic idea he built the 'master race' theory.
Nothing repudiated the myth of Hitler's Aryan master race more than the sight of an incredible black athlete winning gold medals in four events.
Jeff Colyer called on Leavenworth County Commissioner Louis Klemp to resign due to the incident, in which he referred to himself as a member of the "master race" while speaking to a black woman, according to Kansas City CBS affiliate (https://www.kctv5.com/news/white-leavenworth-county-official-tells-black-woman-he-belongs-to/article_7510c698-e893-11e8-9218-13870079d672.html) KCTV-5.
Anti-Semitism is on the rise, mostly by people who still think themselves as in the 30s and 40s Germany the 'master race'.
Three years ago a White Man March by National Action ended with them cowering behind police in Lime Street Station's left luggage depot as onlookers sang: "Master race, you're having a laugh."
Baisa and Arvin Drueco took second and third places, respectively in the Master race with Niel Tupas Jr.
5, which he described as begin dominated by Nazism and the concept of a master race, and warning that it was impossible to establish genuine trust, peace and stability in the region with Croatia's incumbent leaders.
Golf returns to the Olympics later this year following a 112-year absence and, while the sport did not form part of the 1936 Olympiad, because Hitler was keen to display the supreme prowess of his 'Master Race' in sports, he commanded Karl Henkell, president of the German Golf Union and brother-in-law of foreign minister Joachim von Ribbentrop, to create an international golf tournament.
If he prefers who his soldiers (in a remark taken from The Simpsons) refer to as 'cheese eating surrender monkeys' (The French) then let them be pressured into the front line along with the 'master race' of Germany who haven't fired a shot since the second World War.
The Dark Knight III: The Master Race (issue 5 of 8 will be out in April) continues the story that began in Frank Miller's legendary '80s graphic novel The Dark Knight Returns, featuring an aging, bitter Batman returning to action.
They discuss Brecht's period of exile in Europe and the US between 1933 and 1947 and the artistic, social, and intellectual life in post-war East Germany, including Brecht's plays, such as Life of Galileo, The Caucasian Chalk Circle, The Private Life of the Master Race, Bajazzo, and Schweyk in the Second World War.
Devonshire farmer Derek Gow imported 13 Heck cows, created by German zoologists in the 1930s in response to Hitler's demand for a cow "master race".

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