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mixed marriage

noun
1.
a marriage between persons of different racial, ethnic, or religious groups, as between a black person and a white person or between a Christian and a Jew.
Origin
1690-1700
1690-1700
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British Dictionary definitions for mixed-marriage

mixed marriage

noun
1.
a marriage between persons of different races or religions
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mixed-marriage in Culture

mixed marriage definition


Marriage between two people who come from different cultural, national, racial, ethnic, or religious backgrounds. Often, such marriages must withstand the scrutiny of both partners' families and social communities.

The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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