Pan-Africanism

[ pan-af-ri-kuh-niz-uh m ]
/ ˈpænˈæf rɪ kəˌnɪz əm /

noun

the idea or advocacy of a political alliance or union of all the African nations.
Related formsPan-Af·ri·can·ist, noun
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Word Origin and History for pan-africanism

pan-Africanism


1955, from pan-African (1900), from pan- + African.

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