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multiracial

Syllabification: mul·ti·ra·cial
Pronunciation: /ˌməltēˈrāSHəl
 
, ˌməltīˈrāSHəl
 
/

Definition of multiracial in English:

adjective

Made up of or relating to people of several or many races: multiracial education
More example sentences
  • It is a multiracial country and we have been able to keep the races living harmoniously together, and that is for us a great achievement.
  • TransAfrica played a leading role in the worldwide campaign to turn South Africa into a multiracial democracy.
  • London is a cosmopolitan city with a multitude of cultures stemming from its multiracial population.

Derivatives

multiracialism

1
Pronunciation: /-ˌlizəm/
noun
Example sentences
  • But in a video sent to the media this week, he warned that public figures who supported ‘Asianisation and multiracialism and the destruction of our Aussie way of life ‘would be ‘guilty of treason and dealt with accordingly‘.
  • Soweto are small fry - they play in the third division of Gauteng province - but their unexpected success might signal that rugby, one of the last white bastions, is slowly but surely falling to multiracialism.
  • ‘It is also time for South Africa to start a culture that is unique to this country, especially when you think of concepts like multiracialism and multiculturalism,’ says Smith.

multiracialist

2
adjective& noun
Example sentences
  • Although saturated with multiracialist propaganda, schools suffers from racial division and violence.
  • Overtly multiracialist high-ranking police officers were replaced in a similar fashion to the military, with Nationalists or pro-Nationalists replacing them.

multiracially

3
adverb
Example sentences
  • My decision was to multiracially identify, though it has not changed how people of all races deal with me.
  • This will have to be addressed both within the Fijian indigenous community and multiracially in the nation as a whole.
  • So she approached the principal with her portfolio and her idea: to have students work together under her supervision to design and create a multiracially themed piece for the school.

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