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(Anthropology & Ethnology) offensive a variant spelling of piccaninny
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|Noun||1.||picaninny - (ethnic slur) offensive term for a Black child|
depreciation - a communication that belittles somebody or something
ethnic slur - a slur on someone's race or language
Black person, Black - a person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa)
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