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  • in reference to the genetic defect causing mental retardation (mongolism), 1899, from Mongoloid. So called for facial appearance. See Down's Syndrome. Such people were called Mongolian from 1866.1866, 1899

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  • Mongoloid Mongoloid is an outdated historical grouping of various people indigenous to East Asia, Central Asia, Southeast Asia, North Asia, Polynesia, and the Americas.
  • Mongoloid (song) "Mongoloid" is the first single released by American new wave band Devo in 1977, on the Booji Boy Records label. It was backed with the song "Jocko Homo". "Mongoloid" also had one of the first music videos made using collage. "Mongoloid" would later be re-recorded by Devo and appeared on the album Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo! in 1978. It is also a staple of Devo's live shows.
  • Mongoloid (disambiguation) Mongoloid refers to an outdated historical grouping of various people indigenous to East Asia, Central Asia, Southeast Asia, North Asia, Polynesia, and the Americas.
  • Proto-Mongoloid In archaeogenetics "Proto-Mongoloid" refers to a suggested group which is considered to be part of the "Mongoloid" group. Notable examples of fossils exhibiting proto-Mongoloid phenotypes are found in Late Pleistocene fossils, notably the Minatogawa skeletons and the Liujiang crania.

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