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paleface

[ peyl-feys ]
/ ˈpeɪlˌfeɪs /
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noun
Slang. a white person, as distinguished from a North American Indian.
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Origin of paleface

1815–25; pale1 + face, expression attributed to North American Indians
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British Dictionary definitions for paleface

paleface
/ (ˈpeɪlˌfeɪs) /

noun
a derogatory term for a White person, said to have been used by North American Indians
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