- of or relating to blacks or to the Negritos.
Origin of Negritic
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Examples from the Web for negritic
There can be no doubt as to the Negritic character of the Maggugan.The Manbos of Mindano
John M. Garvan
Be this as it may, we have never denied this or any other abstract possibility of negritic evolution.The Color Line
William Benjamin Smith
The arm reach, as is usual in Negritic peoples, exceeded the height.
Three men whom I measured had a stature exceeding the Negrito but in other respects were Negritic.
The majority of the Negroes of America belong to the Negritic sub-race.The Races of Man
- relating to the Negroes or the Negritos
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Word Origin and History for negritic
1878, from Negro + -itic.
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