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African–American

noun Af·ri·can–Amer·i·can \ˌa-fri-kə-nə-ˈmer-ə-kən, -ˈme-rə- also ˌä-\

: an American who has African and especially black African ancestors

Full Definition of AFRICAN-AMERICAN

:  an American of African and especially of black African descent
African–American adjective

First Known Use of AFRICAN-AMERICAN

1831
AFRICAN-AMERICAN Defined for Kids

African–American

noun

Definition of AFRICAN-AMERICAN for Kids

:  an American having African and especially black African ancestors
African–American adjective

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