Af·​ri·​can·​oid | \ ˈa-fri-kə-ˌnȯid also ˈä- \

Definition of Africanoid

: resembling or having characteristics of the peoples of Africa or their artifacts or cultures the Africanoid races

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First Known Use of Africanoid

1885, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Africanoid

African entry 1 + -oid entry 2

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“Africanoid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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