from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Made up of, involving, or acting on behalf of various races: a multiracial society.
- adj. Having ancestors of several or various races.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Composed of, or having a mixture of, multiple races
- n. An individual of more than one race.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. made up of or involving or acting on behalf of various races
Currently in 2009, ten states formally carry the term multiracial on school and other forms, and every day individual schools and districts add the correct, updated terminology to their forms.
She did write in the word "multiracial" on her own application.
Usually, "multiracial" is used to refer to group situations and "interracial" is used to refer to one-on-one situations, but this isn't always the case.
As I was writing I was think about the term multiracial or biracial, which I don’t think of as transracial.
While nothing can quite compare to his now infamous DWTS tirade, in his new book, Barack Like Me, comedian David Alan Grier explains why being multiracial is now the epitome of “cool.”
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