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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a native or inhabitant of Africa;


ADJECTIVE (1)

1. of or relating to the nations of Africa or their peoples;
- Example: "African languages"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

African \Af"ri*can\, a. [L. Africus, Africanus, fr. Afer African.] Of or pertaining to Africa. [1913 Webster] 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 or African teak, a timber furnished by Oldfieldia Africana, used in ship building. [1913 Webster] African violet . African-American, see African-American. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

African \Af"ri*can\, n. A native of Africa; also one ethnologically belonging to an African race. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

African adj 1: of or relating to the nations of Africa or their peoples; "African languages" n 1: a native or inhabitant of Africa
The Devil's Dictionary (1881-1906):

AFRICAN, n. A nigger that votes our way.