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ethnic

 [eth´nik]
pertaining to a social group whose members share cultural bonds or physical (racial) characteristics.

ethnic

/eth·nic/ (eth´nik) pertaining to a group sharing cultural bonds or physical characteristics.

ethnic

(ĕth′nĭk) [Gr. ethnikos, of a nation]
Concerning groups of people within a cultural system who desire or are given a distinct classification based on traits such as religion, culture, language, or appearance.
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There is still a trend amongst Roma's representatives in Romania to minimize the extent of the ethnical violence, which led to migration during the analyzed period.
However, what the "Accountability Commission" did reveal is that few are those who take lessons from history, and that the revengeful inclinations, which entail further sectarian and confessional and ethnical infighting, are the influential factor in creating an Iraqi political scene that rests on focusing on paradoxes and monopoly at the expense of serious attempts to look for factors of unity.
Fewster's study is part of a larger trend in present research: a popular book on the subject of the questions on creating images of ethnical descent in Sweden in the 19th century (the so-called .
00) is a survey that blends scientific ideas with ethnical and moral investigation, offering up a collection of essays by some thirty contributors who range from scientists and philosophers.
Other stimulating contributions include "management fashions and informations systems", "the ethnical turn in Information systems" and "competing rationalities.
definition, means ''the intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial or religious group.
It could be a case for the ethnical standards police to investigate.
Lemkin's achievement was the 1948 Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, which defined genocide as "any of the following acts committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial, or religious group, as such: Killing members of the group; Causing serious bodily or mental harm to members of the group; Deliberately inflicting on the group the condition of life calculated to bring about its physical destruction in whole or in part; Imposing measures intended to prevent births within the group; Forcibly transferring children of the group to another group.
In addition to its first definition of killing "with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial or religious group," the Statute mimics the Genocide Convention, asserting that causing "mental harm to members of the group" also constitutes genocide.
The NCDA Ethnical Standards (NCDA, 1991) state that when using computer-based information systems, "career counselors must ensure that the systems provide current, accurate, and locally relevant information" (Section, B.
Seven reports referred to a review process for assuring compliance with ethnical standards.
All these tests are carried out within strict medical and ethnical guidelines and any risk to you is minimal.