francophone

adjective, often capitalized fran·co·phone \ ˈfraŋ-kə-ˌfōn , -kō- \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of francophone

: of, having, or belonging to a population using French as its first or sometimes second language

Francophone

noun

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1962


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