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Rastafarian

noun [C] uk   /ˌræs.təˈfeə.ri.ən/ us    /ˌrɑː.stəˈfɑːr.i.ən/ (informal Rasta,   /ˈræs.tə/    /ˈrɑː.stə/)
a member of a religious group that began in Jamaica and worships Haile SelassieFollowers of religious groups
Rastafarian
adjective uk   us  
Types of music
Rastafarianism
noun [U] uk   /-ə.nɪ.zəm/ us  
Religions and religious groupsChristian denominations
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