Meaning of AFRICAN in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈæfrɪkən ]

n. & adj. --n. 1 a native of Africa (esp. a dark-skinned person). 2 a person of African descent. --adj. of or relating to Africa. øAfrican American an American citizen of African origin or descent. African elephant the elephant, Loxodonta africana, of Africa, which is larger than the Indian elephant. African violet a saintpaulia, Saintpaulia ionantha, with heart-shaped velvety leaves and blue, purple, or pink flowers. [L Africanus]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.