mongoloid mongoloid  /ˈmɑŋ ɡə ˌlɔ ɪd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of the Mongoloid race
  2. (n) a person suffering from Down syndrome (no longer used technically in this sense)
  3. (adj) characteristic of or resembling a Mongol
  4. (adj) of or pertaining to or characteristic of one of the traditional racial division of humankind including especially peoples of central and eastern Asia
  5. (adj) of or relating to or suffering from Down syndrome

Usage(s):

  1. One example: a Baltimore couple who let their mongoloid baby die of starvation by refusing permission for an operation to open his digestive tract.
  2. In the 14th, the mother of one mongoloid child said she would rather have another mongol than an abortionand she did.
  3. Amniocentesis can now quite accurately predict whether a fetus is mongoloid; women carrying such abnormal fetuses are now encouraged, where it is legal, to have abortions.

News

  • Pat Robertson Approves Marrying First Cousins, But Don't Have 'Mongoloid Child' (Video)

    Pat Robertson Approves Marrying First Cousins, But Don't Have 'Mongoloid Child' (Video) Health Religion Pat Robertson Cousins Marrying Today on "The 700 Club," a viewer asked Pat Robertson whether or not people can marry their first cousins. Robertson correctly said the Bible does not ban first cousins from marrying but warned about having children, reports RightWingWatch.org (video below). "If ...
    on March 5, 2014     Source: Opposing Views

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Quotes

  • Van der Sloot, 22, told police he received a message from an unknown person that read: "I'm going to kill you, you little Mongoloid."
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: Joran van der Sloot Source: ABC News

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