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Definition of Ethnicity

the common characteristics of a group of people, especially regarding ancestry, culture, language or national experiences

Examples of Ethnicity in a sentence

Because of my Asian ethnicity, most people expect me to eat with chopsticks.

Though her race is Asian, she grew up in Germany and considers her ethnicity to be German.

I am of Hispanic ethnicity, because my Mom and Dad are from Spain.

People of the same ethnicity settling in the same neighborhoods are why we have places like Chinatown and Little Italy in New York City.

One's ethnicity cannot be used to deny someone the right to work or housing in the United States.

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