- Af•ro•cen•tric[[t]ˌæf roʊˈsɛn trɪk[/t]] adj.centered on Africa or on African-derived cultures, as those of Brazil, Cuba, and Haiti:Afrocentric art[/ex]•Etymology: 1965–70 Af`ro•cen′trism, n. Af`ro•cen′trist, n.
From formal English to slang. 2014.
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