Eurafrican

adjective
Eur·​african | \ (ˈ)yu̇r+ \

Definition of Eurafrican

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : of or belonging to the continents of Europe and Africa combined
2 : of or relating to the biogeographic region that includes most of Europe and northern Africa south to the Sahara
3 : of European and African descent

Eurafrican

noun
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Definition of Eurafrican (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : an assumed prehistoric subrace or type from which originated Mediterraneans of Europe and certain North African peoples (as in Algeria, Egypt, and Ethiopia) also : a person of such a subrace or type
2 : a person of European and African descent

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History and Etymology for Eurafrican

Adjective

International Scientific Vocabulary Eur- + African

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“Eurafrican.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eurafrican. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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