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Afro-Caribbean

[ af-roh-kar-uh-bee-uhn, ‐kuh-rib-ee-uhn ]
/ ˈæf roʊˌkær əˈbi ən, ‐kəˈrɪb i ən /
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adjective
of or relating to Black people of Caribbean origin and African ancestry: Afro-Caribbean students;the Afro-Caribbean community.
combining elements of Black African and Caribbean cultures: The museum established a permanent exhibition to promote Afro-Caribbean art.
noun
a Black person of Caribbean origin and African ancestry: displacement of Afro-Caribbeans in the aftermath of the hurricane.
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Origin of Afro-Caribbean

First recorded in 1900–05; Afro- + Caribbean
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British Dictionary definitions for Afro-Caribbean

Afro-Caribbean

adjective
denoting or relating to Caribbean people of African descent or their culture
noun
a Caribbean of African descent
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