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1African

noun Af·ri·can \ˈa-fri-kən also ˈä-\

: a person born, raised, or living in Africa

: a descendant of Africans

Full Definition of AFRICAN

1
:  a native or inhabitant of Africa
2
:  a person and especially a black person of African ancestry

First Known Use of AFRICAN

before 12th century

2African

adjective

Definition of AFRICAN

:  of, relating to, or characteristic of the continent of Africa or its people
Af·ri·can·ness \-kə(n)-nəs\ noun

First Known Use of AFRICAN

1564
AFRICANNESS Defined for Kids

1African

noun Af·ri·can \ˈa-fri-kən\

Definition of AFRICAN for Kids

:  a person born or living in Africa

2African

adjective

Definition of AFRICAN for Kids

:  of or relating to Africa or African people <African history> <African wildlife>

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