Afrocentric

adjective Af·ro·cen·tric \ ˌa-frō-ˈsen-trik \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of Afrocentric

1 :centered on or derived from Africa or the Africans
2 :emphasizing or promoting emphasis on African culture and the contributions of Africans to the development of Western civilization

Afrocentricity

play \-ˌsen-ˈtri-sə-tē\ noun

Afrocentrism

play \-ˈsen-ˌtri-zəm\ noun

Afrocentrist

play \-ˈsen-trist\ noun or adjective

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