Ethnicity - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |eθˈnɪsəti|  American pronunciation of the word ethnicity
Brit.  |ɛθˈnɪsɪti|  British pronunciation of the word ethnicity

noun

- an ethnic quality or affiliation resulting from racial or cultural ties

ethnicity has a strong influence on community status relations

Examples

...a university that aggressively recruits a student body of diverse ethnicities...

ethnicity has a strong influence on community status relations

...a comedian who shuns jokes that disrespect people because of their race or ethnicity...

Word forms

noun
singular: ethnicity
plural: ethnicities
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