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caucasian


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Caucasian  \Cau*ca"sian\,  a. 
  1.  Of  or  pertaining  to  the  Caucasus,  a  mountainous  region 
  between  the  Black  and  Caspian  seas. 
 
  2.  Of  or  pertaining  to  the  white  races  of  mankind,  of  whom 
  the  people  about  Mount  Caucasus  were  formerly  taken  as  the 
  type 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Caucasian  \Cau*ca"sian\,  n. 
  1.  A  native  or  inhabitant  of  the  Caucasus,  esp.  a  Circassian 
  or  Georgian. 
 
  2.  A  member  of  any  of  the  white  races  of  mankind. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Caucasian 
  adj  1:  of  or  relating  to  the  geographical  region  of  Caucasia; 
  "Caucasian  languages"  [syn:  {Caucasian},  {Caucasian}] 
  2:  of  or  relating  to  Caucasian  people  [syn:  {caucasoid}] 
  n  1:  a  member  of  the  Caucasoid  race  [syn:  {White},  {white  person}, 
  {Caucasian}] 
  2:  a  number  of  language  spoken  in  the  Caucasus  that  have  no 
  known  affiliations  to  languages  spoken  elsewhere  [syn:  {Caucasian}, 
  {Caucasian  language}] 




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