racial has definitions from the field of genetics
[ adjective ] (genetics) of or related to genetically distinguished groups of people


"racial groups"

Used in print

(The Dallas Morning News,...)

State and federal legislation against racial discrimination in employment was called_for yesterday in a report of a `` blue_ribbon '' citizens_committee on the aid to dependent children program .

The report called racial discrimination in employment `` one of the most serious causes of family breakdown , desertion , and ADC dependency '' .

(Edward P. Lawton, "Northern Liberals and Southern...)

Among Bourbons the racial issue may have less to do with their remaining unreconstructed than other factors .

But apart from racial problems , the old unreconstructed South - to use the moderate words favored by Mr._Thomas_Griffith - finds itself unsympathetic to most of what is different about the civilization of the North .

(Joyce O. Hertzler, American Social Institutions;...)

it might be pointed_out that the integrating function of religion , for good or ill , has often supported or been identified with other groupings - political , nationality , language , class , racial , sociability , even economic .

Related terms


[ adjective ] of or characteristic of race or races or arising from differences among groups


"racial differences" "racial discrimination"

Used in print

(Randall Stewart, "A Little History, a Little Honesty: A...)

And it is precisely in this poorer economic class that one finds , and has always found , the most racial friction .