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noun [C] uk   /məˈlæt.əʊ/ /mjuː-/ us    /-ˈlæ.t̬oʊ/ offensive
an offensive word for someone with one black parent and one white parentPeople of specific racial or ethnic background
(Definition of mulatto from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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