Africanism

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noun Af·ri·can·ism \ˈa-fri-kə-ˌni-zəm also ˈä-\

Definition of Africanism

  1. 1 :  a characteristic feature of African culture

  2. 2 :  a characteristic feature of an African language occurring in a non-African language

  3. 3 :  allegiance to the traditions, interests, or ideals of Africa

Africanist

\-nist\ adjective

1641

First Known Use of africanism

1641

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