2.If so, what do you understand it to be?
EDIT:3.What does it mean to you personally?
4.Do you think people of different races have inherant (non physical) traits?
5.Are the physical differences important?
3. Use it for convenience in speach very occasonally, doesn't actually mean anything.
5. No, there are pretty & ugly people in every "race", tall and short people, etc. so it's a "you're pretty" thing or a "you're tall" thing, not a "you're caucasion" thing.