Caucasian


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Caucasian

or

Caucasoid:

see racerace,
one of the group of populations regarded as constituting humanity. The differences that have historically determined the classification into races are predominantly physical aspects of appearance that are generally hereditary.
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Caucasian

, Caucasic
1. a member of the Caucasoid race; a white man
2. a native or inhabitant of Caucasia
3. any of three possibly related families of languages spoken in the Caucasus: North-West Caucasian, including Circassian and Abkhaz, North-East Caucasian, including Avar, and South Caucasian including Georgian
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The study also found that while children and teenagers accounted for the majority of the models of all ethnic groups, which was expected for children's advertising, Caucasian adult representation was much higher than the minority adult representation.
In Caucasian group, the majority of the mothers had high school or GED.
Some argue that overrepresentation of minority adolescents in the justice system is simply a result of them committing more crimes than Caucasian adolescents.
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There are numerous challenges and opportunities presented to Caucasian congregations calling non-Caucasian pastors.
In terms of alcohol use, researchers have consistently found that African-American adolescents consume less alcohol than do their Caucasian counterparts (e.
This limited lexicon becomes particularly distorted in societies - like those in most of the Caucasian Western world - where colonialism has denied or destroyed the Other's culture.
Two weeks later, on May 19, 1994, the Nassau County, Florida, police discovered a caucasian male, 38 years old, with a gunshot wound to the head.
In publishing the clay figurines (Kozenkova 1966), I supposed that both clay and bronze 'adorant' statuettes represented the same subject, characteristic of Caucasian art from very ancient times.
Resistance to HIV-1 infection in caucasian individuals bearing mutant alleles of the CCR-5 chemokine receptor gene.
The participants, mostly Caucasian males, had an average baseline CD4 T cell count of 259 cells/[mm.
Male minority students obtained a lower score than the male Caucasian students.