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(Asiatic-American race), one of the large races of mankind. The members of this race have coarse straight (sometimes wavy) black hair, dark eyes, swarthy, often yellowish skin, a scanty tertiary hair cover, prominent cheek-bones, a somewhat flat face, generally a low nose bridge, and an epicanthus and strongly developed fold of the upper eyelid. The Mongoloid race is found in Asia and America (Indians). It is subdivided into several smaller races: North Asiatic, Arctic, South Asiatic, Far East, and American.