Mon·gol (mŏnggəl, -gōl′, mŏn-)
1. A member of any of the traditionally nomadic peoples of Mongolia.
2. See Mongolian.
3. Anthropology A member of the Mongoloid racial classification.
1. Of or relating to Mongolia, the Mongols, or their language or culture.
2. Anthropology Of or relating to the Mongoloid racial classification.
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