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Negrillo

[ni-gril-oh] /nɪˈgrɪl oʊ/
noun, plural Negrillos (especially collectively) Negrillo.
1.
a member of any of various small-statured, indigenous peoples of Africa, as a Pygmy.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; < Spanish negrillo, diminutive of negro black
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Negrillo

/nɪˈɡrɪləʊ/
noun (pl) -los, -loes
1.
a member of a dwarfish Negroid race of central and southern Africa
Word Origin
C19: from Spanish, diminutive of negro black
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