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Afro-Cuban

[af-roh-kyoo-buh n] /ˈæf roʊˈkyu bən/
adjective
1.
combining elements of black African culture with those of Cuban culture.
noun
2.
percussive Latin music originating in Cuba and showing strong African rhythmic influence.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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Afro-Cuban

adjective
1.
of or relating to a type of jazz influenced by Cuban variants of African rhythms Compare Cu-bop
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