[rey-shuh l] /ˈreɪ ʃəl/
of or relating to the social construct of : racial diversity;
(no longer in technical use) of, relating to, or characteristic of one or the races of humankind.
not related to racial factors or discrimination
denoting or relating to the division of the human species into races on grounds of physical characteristics
characteristic of any such group
relating to or arising from differences between the races: racial harmony
of or relating to a subspecies
1862, from race (n.2) + -ial. Related: Racially.
racial ra·cial (rā’shəl)
[rey-shuh-liz-uh m] /ˈreɪ ʃəˌlɪz əm/ noun 1. . n. “racism,” 1879, from racial + -ism. Also see racist.
[rad-i-kuh l] /ˈræd ɪ kəl/ adjective 1. of or going to the root or origin; fundamental: a radical difference. 2. thoroughgoing or extreme, especially as regards change from accepted or traditional forms: a radical change in the policy of a company. 3. favoring drastic political, economic, or social reforms: radical ideas; radical and anarchistic ideologues. […]
[ran-duh m] /ˈræn dəm/ adjective 1. proceeding, made, or occurring without definite aim, reason, or pattern: the random selection of numbers. 2. Statistics. of or characterizing a process of selection in which each item of a set has an equal probability of being chosen. 3. Building Trades. 4. Slang. noun 5. Slang. 6. Chiefly British. […]
- Non-rapid eye movement
non-rapid eye movement non-rap·id eye movement (nŏn-rāp’ĭd) n. Abbr. NREM Slow oscillation of the eyes during the portion of the sleep cycle when no dreaming occurs.