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a belief or doctrine that inherent differences among the various human races
determine cultural or individual achievement, usually involving the idea that one's own race
is superior and has the right to rule others.
system of government, etc., based upon or fostering such
a doctrine; discrimination.
3. hatred or intolerance of another race or other races.
I think Speckla is speaking to the 3rd definition.