Pan-Africanism

noun
Pan-Af·​ri·​can·​ism | \ ˌpan-ˈa-fri-kə-ˌni-zəm How to pronounce Pan-Africanism (audio) \

Definition of Pan-Africanism

: a movement for the political union of all the African nations

Other Words from Pan-Africanism

Pan-African \ ˌpan-​ˈa-​fri-​kən How to pronounce Pan-African (audio) \ adjective
Pan-Africanist \ ˌpan-​ˈa-​fri-​kə-​nist How to pronounce Pan-Africanist (audio) \ noun or adjective

First Known Use of Pan-Africanism

1930, in the meaning defined above

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“Pan-Africanism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pan-Africanism. Accessed 1 Jun. 2020.

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