A community or population made up of people who share a common cultural background or descent: the largest of six ethnic groups inhabiting the area of northern Sumatra
More example sentences
- Bridgeport is different, though, in that the primary ethnic groups remained in the community and their lots improved over time.
- The country has 55 officially recognized ethnic groups.
- The US is a diverse country with many ethnic groups, and with peoples of varying religious identities.
Definition of ethnic group in:
- The US English dictionary