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racial

adjective
 
 
/ˈreɪʃəl/
B2 relating to people's race: a racial minority racial discrimination/tension Race and ethnicityRacial issues
racially adverb a racially motivated crime
Translations of “racial”
in Korean 인종의…
in Arabic عُنْصُري…
in Portuguese racial…
in Catalan racial…
in Japanese 人種的な, 民族の…
in Italian raziale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 種族的, 種族間的, 種族關係的…
in Russian расовый…
in Turkish ırkî, ırkla ilgili…
in Chinese (Simplified) 种族的, 种族间的, 种族关系的…
in Polish rasowy…
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