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Syllabification: Af·fri·la·chi·an
Pronunciation: /ˌafrəˈlāCH(ē)ən/

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Definition of Affrilachian in English:


An African American who is native to or resides in Appalachia: [as modifier]: Affrilachian poets


blend of African (American) and Appalachian.

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