octaroon

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octaroon (ˌɒktəˈruːn)
 
n
a variant spelling of octoroon

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World English Dictionary
octoroon or octaroon (ˌɒktəˈruːn)
 
n
Compare quadroon a person having one quadroon and one White parent and therefore having one-eighth Black blood
 
[C19: octo- + -roon as in quadroon]
 
octaroon or octaroon
 
n
 
[C19: octo- + -roon as in quadroon]

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