Interracial marriage is a form of exogamy that involves a marriage between spouses who belong to different races.
Marriage, also called matrimony or wedlock, is a socially or ritually recognized union or legal contract between spouses that establishes rights and obligations between them, between them and their children, and between them and their in-laws.
Exogamy is a social arrangement where marriage is allowed only outside a social group.
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It was historically a taboo in the United States and outlawed in South Africa.
A taboo is a vehement prohibition of an action based on the belief that such behavior is either too sacred or too accursed for ordinary individuals to undertake.
Different languages use different terms for citizens of the United States, who are known in English as "Americans".
The United States of America, commonly referred to as the United States or America, is a country in the Americas.
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It was formally declared legal in the United States of America in 1967 when the Supreme Court of the United States ruled in the case Loving v. Virginia that race-based restrictions on the set of individuals whom an individual is eligible to marry violate the Equal Protection Clause of the United States Constitution.