Definitions

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  • adjective (Ethnol.) Having a yellowish or fair complexion.

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  • adjective anthropology Pertaining to the Xanthochroi; having fair hair and a pale complexion.

Etymologies

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From Xanthochroi.

Examples

  • The suggestion that xanthochroid Aryans were "bleached" by exposure during the glacial period, does not agree with Wallace's doctrine concerning the coloration of Arctic animals.

    Logic Deductive and Inductive

Comments

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  • See qroqqa's note at xanthocroid.

    September 2, 2008