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prior

The superior of a priory, and next below an abbot in dignity. Conventical, or Conventual, prior, a prior who is at the head of his own house. See the note under Priory. Claustral prior, an official next in rank to the abbot in a monastery; prior of the cloisters.

Origin: OE. Priour, OF. Priour, prior, priur, F. Prieur, from L. Prior former, superior. See Prior.


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... are smarter than blacks then we should expect black-white hybrids to be more intelligent than pure blacks, and they're not. In fact in my post prior to this one I quote Richard Nisbett discussing this very matter. It's highlighted in blue. I suggest you read it.

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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

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... the intelligence of mulatto persons are, in the usual run of such people, correlated positively with their percentage of white ancestry. And so, prior to any actual inspection of Richard Lynn's African data, his findings would seem consistent with an extrapolation toward the percentages of racial ...

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