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pertaining to a person whose ancestors were believed to have in ancient times inhabited the geographic region of the Caucasus, in southeastern Europe, or whose ancestors were members of the hypothetical Indo-European cultures identified with the Caucasus.


adjective White (as in a person); usually understood to be of non-Hispanic European descent.


Population biology adjective White, usually understood to be of non-Hispanic European descent. Cf Asian, Black, Hispanic.


A term commonly used to refer to a person who is neither black, brown, yellow or red. It is based on the anthropologically disreputable theory that humankind can be divided into five ethnic classes—Caucasians, Negroes, Mongols, Malaysians and Americans.

Patient discussion about Caucasian

Q. i have white spots on testicals

A. if i had white spots on my testicals,,i would be in sombodys emergency room right now....i suggest you get a dr......mrfoot56

Q. Is there any difference between brown eggs and white eggs? My fitness instructor suggested me to have brown eggs instead of white eggs so is there any difference between brown eggs and white eggs?

A. I have to agree with you. Never heard of any difference between the two and it doesnt sound reasonable that one is better to your health than the other...

Q. Is it possible for teenager (13-25 years old) to have a white hair? (For tropical people) If possible, why?

A. And example of how it looks in poliosis:

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the negro has practically been declared peer to the white man of the purest and best Caucasion [sic], Anglo-Saxon or Norman blood.
The influence of grazing pressure on rooting dynamics of caucasion bluestem.
We breeds are half and half -- American and Caucasion [sic] -- and in a separate corral.
In Caucasion times, designation of parks and protected areas has supplied the main institutional framework for conservation.
5) "Russia's Caucasion Cauldron," The Economist, 332, no.
There only appear to be about 10% of the Caucasion population who are poor Debrisoquine or Methoxyphenamine metabolisers.
Two schools contained middle income to upper middle income Caucasion students and one contained middle income to lower middle income students.
Ten of the students who self-identified as white, Caucasion, or WASP scored highest on Active Experimentation, eight scored highest on Concrete Experience, and three fit the Reflective Observation pattern.
3 The disease may be sporadic or familial and caucasions are more commonly affected.