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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Groups of people connected by common descent or origin; contests of speed.

Usage examples (34)
  • Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after another.
  • Noun : the Slavic race. ,the Dutch race. ,Nuclear weapons pose a threat to the race. ,the race of fishes. ,Journalists are an interesting race
  • You wrote that the average genetic variation within races is higher than the average genetic variation between them.
  • Ignoring the differences in the races is actually kind of dangerous. for more
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