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Afro

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Hair & beauty
AfroAf‧ro /ˈæfrəʊ $ -roʊ/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 DCBa hairstyle popular with black people in the 1970s in which the hair is cut into a large round shape
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AfroI used to wear an Afro.She was tall and slim with a huge curly Afro like a crown above her smooth sharp-boned ebony face.So off I went to Rutgers Law, a little black lady with a huge Afro.
Related topics: Nationality & race
Afro-Afro- /æfrəʊ $ -roʊ/ prefix [in nouns and adjectives] 🔊 🔊 SANAfrican and something else 🔊 an Afro-American 🔊 Afro-Caribbean children
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Afro-Afro-Cuban music
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