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noun, plural Se·nu·fos, (especially collectively) Se·nu·fo for 1.
  1. a member of a group of indigenous people of Ivory Coast, Mali, and Burkina Faso, known for their music and art.
  2. any of several dialects spoken by the Senufo, belonging to the Gur branch of the Niger-Congo family.
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  • In other cases it is associated with the Senufo speech-family.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 5