Pronunciation: (mi-sej"u-nā'shun, mis"i-ju-), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/miscegenation.html on line 79 [key]
1. marriage or cohabitation between a man and woman of different races, esp., in the U.S., between a black and a white person.
2. interbreeding between members of different races.
3. the mixing or a mixture of races by interbreeding.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.