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Rastafarian

noun [C]     /ˌræs.təˈfeə.ri.ən/ US  /ˌrɑː.stəˈfɑːr.i.ən/ (informal Rasta,   /ˈræs.tə/   US  /ˈrɑː.stə/)
a member of a religious group that began in Jamaica and worships Haile SelassieFollowers of religious groups Rastafarian     adjective Types of music Rastafarianism     /-ə.nɪ.zəm/ noun [U] Religions and religious groupsChristian denominations
(Definition of Rastafarian noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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