Definition of Negroid in English:

Negroid

adjective

offensive, dated
  • Relating to the division of humankind represented by the indigenous peoples of central and southern Africa.

Usage

The term Negroid belongs to a set of terms introduced by 19th-century anthropologists attempting to categorize human races. Such terms are associated with outdated notions of racial types, and so are now potentially offensive and best avoided. See also Mongoloid

Pronunciation

Negroid

/ˈniɡrɔɪd//ˈnēɡroid/