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Afro

Af·ro

Afro

 
pronunciation:
ae fro
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or pertaining to blacks in the United States or their culture, styles, or the like, as derived from their African heritage.
Afro rhythms.
definition 2: of or pertaining to a hairdo made popular by American blacks.
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part of speech: noun
definition: a hair style, originating among American blacks, in which the hair is worn in a high rounded bush, cropped close at the nape.
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