Afro Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Afronoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈæf.rəʊ/ /-roʊ/ (plural Afros)
a way of ​arranging the ​hair so that it is very ​thick, ​curly, and has a ​roundedshape, ​especially like that of some ​blackpeople


uk   /æf.rəʊ-/  us   /æf.roʊ-/
of or ​connected with ​Africa: Afro-Caribbean ​culture Afro-American ​literature
(Definition of Afro from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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