from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To differentiate or categorize according to race.
  • transitive v. To impose a racial character or context on.
  • transitive v. To perceive or experience in racial terms: "It is impossible to be an American and not racialize how you feel” ( Cornell West).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To categorize or treat in racial terms


racial +‎ -ize (Wiktionary)



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