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English definition of “coloured”

coloured

adjective UK (US colored)     /ˈkʌləd/
THING having or producing a colour or colours: coloured lights/clothColour - general words
PERSON an old-fashioned way of describing someone from a race with dark skin that is now considered offensiveThe skin, and skin colourPeople of specific racial or ethnic backgroundRace and ethnicityRacial issues
(Definition of coloured adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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