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MULATTO. A person born of one white and one black parent. 7 Mass. R. 88; 2 Bailey, 558.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Mixed-race black men are generally portrayed and perceived as a far cry from stereotypes of the muscled, hypersexualized heterosexual black buck, just as the oft-encountered refined, withering mulattress is hardly the mythical strong black superwoman.