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Negroid:

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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Negroid

denoting, relating to, or belonging to one of the major racial groups of mankind, characterized by brown-black skin, tightly-curled hair, a short nose, and full lips. This group includes the indigenous peoples of Africa south of the Sahara, their descendants elsewhere, and some Melanesian peoples
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It is related to the Negroid and Caucasoid composition; heterozygotes for HbS are more prevalent in the North and Northeast regions (between 6 and 10%), whereas prevalence is lower in the South and Southeast regions (between 2 and 3%).
However, Keim discovers that the whole system of racial classification such as: Caucasoid, Mongoloid, Negroid, Pygmoid, etc.
Kent councillor Rozanne Duncan was expelled from UKIP last year after BBC documentarymakers recorded her saying she had "a problem with people with negroid features".
I really have a problem with people with negroid features.
On Meet the Ukippers, councillor Rozanne Duncan hid behind no such lie, openly admitting she has a serious problem "with people with negroid features".
T During the documentary Ms Duncan was filmed saying: "I really do have a problem with people with negroid features.
Perhaps once a month the boy would find them in Sam's shop--two old men squatting on their heels on the dirt floor, talking in a mixture of negroid English and flat hill dialect and now and then a phrase of that old tongue which as time went on and the boy squatted there too listening, he began to learn.
On the other hand, Zoubov (16) proposed a dental delimitation of global populations into two complexes: the Eastern Dental Complex, the equivalent of the Mongoloid Dental Complex proposed by Hanihara; and the Western Dental Complex, consisting of Northern Caucasoid and Negroid populations (Southern Caucasoid populations) characterized by the high frequency of the Carabelli cusp (cusp forms), of the cusp pattern X, the groove pattern + and the cusp 7 more prevalent in Negroid populations.
After the first encounter between European colonizers and the negroid in the fifteenth century, the Western consciousness embarked on a subtle mechanism which ultimately aimed to justify the heinous crimes and misdeeds committed against non-white, non-Christian subjects in the colonized lands.
18,19) This planter predilection of Negroid melanomas has prompted speculation of trauma and constant pressure on the weight bearing areas as possible etiological factors.
Yesilyurt et al (2008) [5] in their study have quoted that the most common positions for the MF were (i) below the second premolar tooth (Type 4) in Chinese, Kenyan Africans, Nigerians and Mongoloid populations; (ii) posterior to the second premolar (Type5) in Caucasians and Zimbabweans, between the premolars (Type 3) in Negroid, British, Central Anatolian and North American white populations.
1] For instance, even though persons may be very fair, appearing to be white, they will be considered to be Negroid if their immediate ancestors are identified as black.