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[af-roh-ey-zhuh n, -shuh n]
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  1. of or relating to the nations of Africa and Asia or their peoples.
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Origin of Afro-Asian

First recorded in 1950–55
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Examples from the Web for afro-asian

Historical Examples

  • An Afro-Asian with skin like dark honey and smooth, pleasant, rather flat features.

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    Sam Merwin

British Dictionary definitions for afro-asian


  1. of or relating to both Africa and Asia, esp as part of the Third World
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