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Classifying people from different ethnic backgrounds into a "race." Most commonly used for social movements.
Mexicans, Nicaraguans, Peruvians, Argentinians, etc., using panethnicity to come as a Hispanic/Latino group to fight for immigration rights.

Koreans, Japanese, Chinese, Vietnamese, Indians, Filipinos, etc., clumped together as Asians.
by Galexio November 07, 2009
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