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  • adj. a member of the racial classification of humanity composed of the Khoi and San people of Southern Africa.


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  • “Black” is just shorthand for “of sub-Saharan African descent,” although more recently there has been a (justified, in my opinion) attempt to split “African” into “Congoid” (west African) and “Capoid” (east African). abb1 says:

    Matthew Yglesias » The Spending Tug

  • There is such a thing as a Caucasian race, a Congoid (formerly know as Negroid) race, a Capoid race, a Mongoloid Race and Australoid race.

    EXTRALIFE – By Scott Johnson - BSG at the UN


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