Asian American

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Asian American an American who is of Asian descent
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Usage

In literature:

These ports are destined to become the chief American ports in the Asian trade.
"Commercial Geography" by Jacques W. Redway
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In news:

Ling and Louie's blends Asian, American and fun.
ESPN has booted the employee who authored its now-infamous "Chink in the Armor" headline referencing Asian-American superstar Jeremy Lin's tough game in the Knicks' loss to the Hornets Friday.
Asian and Pacific Islander advocacy groups across California have banded together this election season to create what they say is the first ever statewide voter guide for Asian-Americans.
He spoke of the many contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders , both to the United States and to the military.
Board game's Asian creator says he followed the lead of African Americans who profit from the denigration of black culture.
The annual Festival of Philippine Arts and Culture in San Pedro is one of the many festivals where Asian American traditions develop and thrive.
Guild's Student Film Awards lauds work by African American, Asian, Latino and female helmers.
Films created by UCLA, AFI, NYU and Columbia U students featured prominently in the DGA'S 2012 Student Film Awards for African American, Asian, Latino and women directors.
The newly renovated Kyoto Royal Buffet is an all you can eat Asian fusion buffet featuring Chinese, Japanese and American food that is prepared daily.
Was the first Asian-American to be governor of state in continental U.S.
Asian-American Vote Increasingly Diverse, Important.
Lillie Madali—Fighting to Keep Healthcare for Asian Americans The Nation.
Asian American International Film Fest Kicks off in New York.
The Fort Leonard Wood Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Observance and Luncheon is scheduled for 11:30 am to 1 pm, Tuesday, May 29 at the Pershing Community Center.
In 8th grade math , American students ranked seventh out of the 56 systems who participated in the testing, behind five Asian countries and Russia.
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In science:

More recently, dHalluin et al. (2005a) presented a semi-Lagrangian approach for pricing American Asian options under jump diffusion processes.
Using pseudo-parabolic and fractional equations for option pricing in jump diffusion models
Using propensity scores, Erosheva et al. (2007) matched each of 335 surveyed foreign-born Asian Americans to a similar surveyed US-born Asian American.
An introduction to how chi-square and classical exact tests often wildly misreport significance and how the remedy lies in computers
Table 5 does not reveal any significant difference between foreign-born Asian Americans’ ratings of their health and US-born Asian Americans’.
An introduction to how chi-square and classical exact tests often wildly misreport significance and how the remedy lies in computers
Erosheva, E., Walton, E. C., and Takeuchi, D. T. (2007), Self-rated health among foreignand US-born Asian Americans: A test of comparability, Med.
An introduction to how chi-square and classical exact tests often wildly misreport significance and how the remedy lies in computers
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