African

Definition of African

Af´ri`can
a.1.Of or pertaining to Africa.
African hemp
a fiber prepared from the leaves of the Sanseviera Guineensis, a plant found in Africa and India.
African marigold
a tropical American plant (Tagetes erecta).
African oak
a timber furnished by Oldfieldia Africana, used in ship building.
African violet
African-American
see African-American.
n.1.A native of Africa; also one ethnologically belonging to an African race.

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