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biracial Syllabification: bi·ra·cial
Pronunciation: /ˌbīˈrāSH(ə)l/

Definition of biracial in English:


Concerning or containing members of two racial groups.
Example sentences
  • We use the term multiracial to refer to those of all racial mixes, including biracial.
  • Most of all, people in biracial relationships sometimes receive hateful stares and racial slurs from strangers.
  • Largely autobiographical, the novel concerns itself with Hannah, a biracial house slave educated by a white couple who lived on the outskirts of the plantation where she was born.
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