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Afro-Asian

[ af-roh-ey-zhuhn, -shuhn ]
/ ˈæf roʊˈeɪ ʒən, -ʃən /
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adjective
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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British Dictionary definitions for Afro-Asian

Afro-Asian

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