from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or including several ethnic groups.
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- adj. Of, pertaining to, or consisting of several ethnic groups.
- n. A member of more than one ethnic group.
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- adj. involving several ethnic groups
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The fact was the al Sadr lived in multiethnic neighborhoods but he was seen as someone not ready to concede the dollars in oil to American business.
The cast of characters gives new meaning to the word multiethnic, reflecting the roles of Noah's three sons - Shem, Ham and Japheth - as the forefathers of all mankind.
Damir pointed out a salient problem with the west’s 1990s policies towards the breakup of Yugoslavia … there was a lot of solipsistic, “we can live in multiethnic harmony here, so Bosnia should be a multiethnic cooperative state, too!”
Nearby, a large group of Asians, whites and Hispanics danced and sang in concentric circles around guitarists and drummers, chanting, "Hallelujah" under a banner for the Iglesia Inmaculado Corazon de Maria from Newark, N.J. Terry Perez of Annandale, Va., a naturalized U.S. citizen from the Philippines, called the multiethnic crowd "a little bit of the United Nations."
Wednesday's 5-0 council vote may leave bruises on largely white Portland, but the tone was less anti-immigrant than when a 2007 attempt to rename multiethnic and blue-collar Interstate Avenue was scrapped.
My mom was Mexican and French and my dad was Venezuelan and Dutch; I prefer to be referred to as multiethnic or Hispanic.
LNN: You are currently seeking submissions for a "multiethnic" issue of horror.
My sister considers herself "multiethnic" which is her right.
The problem is for Turkish nationalism to accept Kurdish nationalism and to accept a kind of multiethnic society within Turkey.
He is quoted as saying, "Kosovo is not some-thing that we can call a multiethnic society.