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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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Rates and risk factors for sexual violence among an ethnically diverse sample of adolescents, Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 2004, 158(12):1132-1139.
Does Grutter authorize public two-year institutions to use preferential affirmative action to attain racially and ethnically diverse student populations in selective admissions programs?
The book should be valuable for clinicians who provide care to ethnically diverse populations.
What was all this, save deliberate policy by English monarchs and Westminster governments, to``socially engineer,integrate or ethnically cleanse us into something that we are not''?
The chapter "Ghosts" describes Turks' refusal to acknowledge the Armenian genocide in 1915, when Ottoman troops and irregulars ethnically cleansed eastern Anatolia of Armenians after repulsing a Russian invasion that Armenians had supported.
It ignores a mountain of evidence that the KLA, from its inception in the mid-1990s, has had as its primary goal the creation of an ethnically pure Greater Albania.
More so than the members of any other ethnically oriented organized-crime group, these criminals possess skills and moral principles that pose an exceptional threat to society, both in the United States and abroad.
THE new rector of Scotland's oldest university yesterday warned British higher education was in danger of being ethnically cleansed.
9, 1982): "Such incidents have prompted many of Kosovo's Slavic inhabitants to flee the province, thereby helping to fulfill a nationalist demand for an ethnically `pure' Albanian Kosovo.
Why is s/he hired to direct or design only the ethnically specific work?
John Gillies shows that Shakespeare's dramatic process of representing a character (such as Cleopatra, Caliban, Othello, Aaron or Shylock) as ethnically and racially "other" replicates the process by which Renaissance cartography preemptively portrays distant places as culturally alien.
Ethnically, the distributions of educational categories were different than would be expected by chance.