1. negroid characteristic of people traditionally classified as the Negro race
  2. Negroid a person with dark skin who comes from Africa
  3. downgrade the property possessed by a slope or surface that descends
  4. Congridae marine eels
  5. acrid strong and sharp, as a taste or smell
  6. nitride a compound containing nitrogen and a more electropositive element (such as phosphorus or a metal)
  7. denigrate attack the good name and reputation of someone
  8. paygrade rank in a military organization
  9. degrade reduce in worth or character, usually verbally
  10. aggrade build up to a level by depositing sediment
  11. Negritude an ideological position that holds Black culture to be independent and valid on its own terms; an affirmation of the African cultural heritage
  12. acarid very small free-living arachnid that is parasitic on animals or plants; related to ticks
  13. Cancridae many of the best known edible crabs
  14. Nagari a syllabic script used in writing Sanskrit and Hindi
  15. agreed united by being of the same opinion
  16. nitty-gritty the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
  17. ingrate a person who shows no gratitude
  18. grade a position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality
  19. congruity the quality of agreeing; being suitable and appropriate
  20. grid a pattern of regularly spaced horizontal and vertical lines

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