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West African

adjective

Definition of West African

1 :of, relating to, or characteristic of West Africa usually used of the part of Africa lying north of the Gulf of Guinea excluding Western Sahara, Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia
2 :of, relating to, or characteristic of the West Africans

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Origin and Etymology of west african

West Africa + English -an


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West African

noun

Definition of West African

:a native or inhabitant of West Africa usually used specifically of the peoples of the part of Africa lying to the north of the Gulf of Guinea

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