Race

A group of people with certain physical characteristics in common such as skin colour and hair type, and who also share the same history and language.

race

  1. any competition
  2. people who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock
  3. a contest of speed
  4. the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller
  5. (biology) a taxonomic group that is a division of a species; usually arises as a consequence of geographical isolation within a species
  6. a canal for a current of water
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(from the article `Wilson, Jackie`) ...to deal with the routine forms of racial segregation that made it difficult for African-American male artists to secure mainstream success. The ... ...when he was editing the charts at the trade journal Billboard and found that the record companies issuing black popular music considered the chart ....
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RACE

(General) Pre-determined number of games necessary to win a match or set of games
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race

[n] - people who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock 2. [n] - any competition 3. [n] - a contest of speed 4. [v] - to work as fast as possible towards a goal, sometimes in competition with others 5. [v] - cause to move fast or to rush or race 6. [v] - compete in a race
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Race

• A game, match, etc., open only to losers in early stages of contests. • (n.) Hence: The act or process of running in competition; a contest of speed in any way, as in running, riding, driving, skating, rowing, sailing; in the plural, usually, a meeting for contests in the running of horses; as, he attended the races. • (n.) A pr......
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race

noun a contest of speed; `the race is to the swift`
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RACE

[automobile association] The Real Automóvil Club de España (RACE), (Royal Automobile Club of Spain) is a motor club/car club in Spain. It is the Spanish equivialent of the American Automobile Association (AAA) in the United States of America, or the Automobile Association (AA) in the United Kingdom or the ANWB in the Netherlands. The club...
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Race

[bearing] The rolling-elements of a rolling-element bearing ride on races. The large race that goes into a bore is called the outer race, and the small race that the shaft rides in is called the inner race. == Design == In the case of ball bearings, the bearing has inner and outer races and a set of balls. Each race is a ring with a groove ...
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Race

[biology] In biological classification, a race is an informal taxonomic rank, below the level of a species. == Race vs. subspecies == If the races are sufficiently different or if they have been tested to show little genetic connection regardless of phenotype, two or more groups/races can be identified as subspecies or another infraspecific...
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Race

[classification of human beings] ...
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RACE

[container] Railways of Australia Container Express or RACE was a slightly wider version of the standard ISO shipping container able to take 2 Australia Standard Pallets side by side. It was operated by the Railways of Australia, an association of the Government-owned railways which comprised Australian National, The State Rail Authority of...
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Race

[human classification] Race is a classification system {Specify|date=September 2014} used to categorize humans into large and distinct populations or groups by anatomical, cultural, ethnic, genetic, geographical, historical, linguistic, religious, and/or social affiliation. First used to refer to speakers of a common language and then to de...
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Race

[sports] The Half Time Rehearsal EP cover. Created personally by Michael Cunningham. ...
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Race

Race (rās) transitive verb To raze. [ Obsolete] Spenser.
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Race

Race intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Raced (rāst); present participle & verbal noun Racing (rā'sĭng).] 1. To run swiftly; to contend in a race; as, the animals raced over the ground; the...
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Race

Race noun [ French race ; confer Pr. & Spanish raza , Italian razza ; all from Old High German reiza line, akin to English write . See Write .] 1. The descendants of a common ancestor; a family, tribe, people, or nation, believed or presumed to belong...
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Race

Race transitive verb 1. To cause to contend in a race; to drive at high speed; as, to race horses. 2. To run a race with.
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race

1. The descendants of a common ancestor; a family, tribe, people, or nation, believed or presumed to belong to the same stock; a lineage; a breed. 'The whole race of mankind.' (Shak) 'Whence the long race of Alban fathers come.' (Dryden) ... Naturalists and ehnographers divide mankind into several distinct varieties, or races. Cuvier refers them al...
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Race

a category composed of people who share biologically transmitted traits that members of a society deem socially significant
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Race

a division of Humanity. Occultism teaches that Mankind arises on the Earth in seven successive classes, called races. Each of these again divides into sub-races. The present 'civilized' nations constitute the Fifth Subrace of the Fifth Root-Race; and it is taught that there are still extant specimens of the older races.
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race

A group of individuals differentiated through distinct physical characteristics and common ancestry.
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Race

A race is a strong or rapid current of water.
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Race

A set of social relationships which allow individuals and groups to be located, and various attributes or competencies assigned, on the basis of biologically grounded features.
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Race

A single swimming competition event.
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