Adjective "negroid" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˈniːɡrɔɪd/

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Definitions and examples

adjective

Relating to the division of humankind represented by the indigenous peoples of central and southern Africa.

    Definitions

    1. Anthropology. (no longer in technical use) of, relating to, or characteristic of the peoples traditionally classified as the Negro race, especially those who originate in sub-Saharan Africa. noun

    2. Older Use: Usually Offensive. a member of such peoples.

    More examples(as adjective)

    "paintings can be negroid."

    "works can be negroid."

    "types can be negroid."

    "races can be negroid."

    "pictures can be negroid."

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    Origin

    (Negroid)