Afro

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Synonyms for Afro

a rounded thickly curled hairdo

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I have been doing some research into Afro- Caribbean food and ingredients and some of them are like medicines, for example, plantains (they look like bananas, but are bigger and longer with thicker skin) are good for lowering blood pressure," Grace adds.
Fairfax, Virginia) examines Afro- Mexican ritual practice during the time period from the intensification of the importation of African slaves into Mexico in 1580 to approximately 1700.
Some people might ask what a rhythmic Cuban big band is doing at a jazz festival,'' says Juan de Marcos Gonzalez, leader of Havana's Afro- Cuban All Stars, performing Saturday.
Stewart, who was based in Paris, was a regular writer for the Afro- American newspaper chain.
The study focuses in particular on the politics of the black movement and literature of a Sao Paulo-based group of Afro- Brazilian writers, examining three key phases: the creation of an Afro-Brazilian literary journal, Cadernos Negros (Black Notebooks) in 1978; the emergence and evolution of a black literary group, Quilombhoje, from the early 1980s to the mid-1990s; and the group's path toward professionalization at the end of the 1990s.