- The definition of caucasoid is something relating to the Caucasian race.
An example of caucasoid is light skin.
- Caucasoid is defined as a Caucasian person.
An example of caucasoid is someone of English and Irish ancestry.
Origin of Caucasoidfrom the erroneous belief that the original home of the hypothetical Indo-Europeans was the Caucasus
(comparative more Caucasoid, superlative most Caucasoid)
- (anthropology) Being a member of the racial classification of humanity composed of many peoples inhabiting Europe, the Northeast Atlantic, North Africa, the Horn of Africa, West Asia, South Asia and parts of Central Asia, as well as their descendants in other regions of the world.
- (anthropology) A member of this racial classification.
Caucasian + -oid