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Scope note
Designates any human group having light-coloured skin, chiefly used of peoples of European extraction. Used particularly to designate white people as an element in the population in countries where they are a minority, notably in the context of colonialism and apartheid South Africa.

Related terms
colonists

Subject category
04.02 POPULATION BY DESCENT

Indexing history
For publications indexed before 2006, see also Europeans.



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