mixed race
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This word may also be spelled "mixed-race" when used as an adjective.
mixed race(
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la raza mixta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The term "mixed race" is not politically correct, given that it focuses on racial identity, instead of heritage, culture, etc.El término "raza mixta" no es políticamente correcto, dado que se centra en la identidad racial, en lugar de la herencia, la cultura, etc.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (general)
a. mestizo
The mixed-race population of the island attests to the varied origins of the first settlers.La población mestiza de la isla da testimonio de los orígenes variados de los primeros pobladores.
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