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Meaning of MULATTO

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  an offspring of a Black and a White parent

MULATTO is a 7 letter word that starts with M.


 See Also: mixed-blood



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Mu*lat"to\, n.; pl. {Mulattoes}. [Sp. & Pg. mulato,
masc., mulata, fem., of a mixed breed, fr. mulo mule, L.
mulus. See {Mule}.]
The offspring of a negress by a white man, or of a white
woman by a negro, -- usually of a brownish yellow complexion.

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