Afro-Cuban

[af-roh-kyoo-buh n]
noun
  1. percussive Latin music originating in Cuba and showing strong African rhythmic influence.

Origin of Afro-Cuban

First recorded in 1945–50
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Afro-Cuban

adjective
  1. of or relating to a type of jazz influenced by Cuban variants of African rhythmsCompare Cu-bop
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