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English definition of “Negro”

Negro

noun [C]  /ˈni·ɡroʊ/ (plural Negroes) dated us  
a person of African origin with dark skin Note: "Negro" is now considered offensive by most people, and "African-American" is used instead. See the usage note at black (dark skin) .
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