Definition of ethnicity in English:

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ethnicity

Pronunciation: /eTHˈnisədē/

noun (plural ethnicities)

The fact or state of belonging to a social group that has a common national or cultural tradition: the interrelationship between gender, ethnicity, and class the diverse experience of women of different ethnicities
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  • The findings, in terms of ethnicity and social class differences, are stark.
  • They're too busy glugging pints to care what color, nationality or ethnicity their next door neighbor is.
  • Cultural identity is commonly defined in terms of nationality rather than ethnicity.

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Syllabification: eth·nic·i·ty

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