Caucasian

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Caucasian

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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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This measure has been used with African American and Caucausian American students.
When our kids brought forms home from school, I started putting a C after the second question, leaving it to the authorities to figure out whether that meant Colored or Caucausian. I dout that this ploy actually confused anyone--the entire school was lily white.