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ethnic

 [eth´nik]
pertaining to a social group whose members share cultural bonds or physical (racial) 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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Soviet ethnographer Saula Adramzon work's also confirm about ethnical Kyrgyz people living in Mongolia.
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.
Universities must be a place for our scientists and educated, not an instrument for political, ethnical and sectarian goals in dividing us.
The right-wing extremist, however, thought there was another side to the story, saying 'shame they neglect the trauma of gradually being robbed of one's ethnical culture, one's religion and one's people without being able to stop it.'
It featured the exotic dance art of the country's ethnical minority groups and is characterised by the unique South Fujian culture.
Nadeem Ilahi, visited Bishkek January 31--February 4, 2011 to review recent economic developments, discuss immediate policy priorities in the context of the new government's economic plans.The Kyrgyz economy, which suffered from political and ethnical turmoil last year, is recovering more quickly than expected, mainly because of improved security, the return of political stability, better-than-expected agricultural performance, and a timely fiscal stimulus, IMF mission said in a statement released on February 11.Looking ahead, continued improvements in security and strong external demand could yield non-gold economic growth of 4--5 percent in 2011.
Baban announced on Monday that they want to remove the question about ethnicity so as to avoid political sensitivities among Iraqi ethnical components.
"Cultures and countries have always been the catalyst to my creativity and the Ottoman Empire was an epitome of such inspiration for me with its ethnical diversities, confluence of the east and west and rich cultural vibrancy," said Abedin.
This portends with continued waves of sectarian and ethnical violence for many coming decades.
ONLF was formed in 1984 in ethnical Somali region on Ethiopia's border with Somalia.
**PRICE REDUCED TO SELL** ASIAN RESTAURANT IN A MALL THAT CAN BE TRANSFERRED TO ANY ETHNICAL STYLE RESTAURANT WITH EQUIPMENT THAT IS IN GREAT SHAPE AND A VERY EASY BUSINESS TO RUN.
Such core subjects as buying a horse, feeding and training a horse, horse health, gear shelter, pasture management, shows events, and the ethnical considerations to be taken into account for horses that have grown old are all covered.