multiracial
adjective Date: 1923 composed of, involving, or representing various races • multiracialism noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • multiracial — multiracial, iale, iaux [ myltirasjal, jo ] adj. • 1965; de multi et racial ♦ Dans lequel plusieurs groupes raciaux humains coexistent. Sociétés multiraciales. ● multiracial, multiraciale, multiraciaux adjectif Où coexistent plusieurs races.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • multiracial — (adj.) also multi racial, 1923, from MULTI (Cf. multi ) + RACIAL (Cf. racial) …   Etymology dictionary

  • multiracial — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ consisting of or relating to people of many races …   English terms dictionary

  • multiracial — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • Multiracial — Mixed race redirects here. For the album by Tricky, see Mixed Race (album). The terms multiracial and mixed race describe people whose ancestries come from multiple races. Unlike the term biracial, which often is only used to refer to having… …   Wikipedia

  • multiracial — [[t]mʌ̱ltire͟ɪʃ(ə)l[/t]] also multi racial ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Multiracial means consisting of or involving people of many different nationalities and cultures. We live in a multiracial society. Syn: multicultural …   English dictionary

  • multiracial — adj. Multiracial is used with these nouns: ↑coalition, ↑society …   Collocations dictionary

  • multiracial — mul|ti|ra|cial [ˌmʌltıˈreıʃəl] adj including or involving several different races of people →↑multicultural ▪ a multiracial society …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • multiracial — adjective including or involving several different races of people: a multiracial society …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • multiracial — multiracialism, n. multiracially, adv. /mul tee ray sheuhl, mul tuy /, adj. of, pertaining to, or representing more than one race. [1920 25; MULTI + RACIAL] * * * …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”