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African American
NOUN
1.
a black American of African descent.
ADJECTIVE
2.
of or relating to African Americans.
Source: Dictionary.com

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African_Americans

African Americans are an ethnic group of Americans with total or partial ancestry from any of the black racial groups of Africa. The term may also be used to ...

www.slate.com/articles/arts/culturebox/2014/07/black_american_versus_african_american_why_i_prefer_to_be_called_a_black.html

Jul 29, 2014 ... One of the first times I recall being asked the question “Where are you from?” was also one of the first times I realized that being black wasn't a ...

www.britannica.com/topic/African-American

Jul 14, 2017 ... African Americans: one of the largest of the many ethnic groups in the United States. African Americans are mainly of African ancestry, but many ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/the-changing-definition-of-african-american-4905887

How the great influx of people from Africa and the Caribbean since 1965 is challenging what it means to be African-American.

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/African-American

Define african-american: an American who has African and especially black African ancestors.

www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=african-american

Black Americans who are now citizens or residents of the United States who have origins in any of the black populations of Africa. African American.

www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2014/12/the-financial-consequences-of-saying-black-vs-african-american/383999

Dec 30, 2014 ... And then, at a press conference in a Hyatt hotel in Chicago in 1988, Jesse Jackson declared that “African American” was the term to embrace; ...

www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/06/how-african-americans-use-dna-testing-to-connect-with-their-past/531834

Jun 27, 2017 ... Before genetic testing, the writer Alex Haley's 1977 television miniseries "Roots" inspired many African Americans to start tracing their own ...