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Definition of dark-skinned in English:


(Of a person) having brown or black skin: Australia’s first inhabitants were dark-skinned nomadic hunters
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  • The native inhabitants of Melanesia, called Melanesians, are characteristically dark-skinned with frizzy hair.
  • All of a sudden, a beautiful dark-skinned girl walked in, her black hair sweeping behind her in a flowing curtain.
  • He was a wonderful dark-skinned white man with jet-black hair who was often mistaken for a light-skinned black man.
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