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Of, belonging, or relating to Africa and Asia considered together; specifically designating the group of languages also known as Hamito-Semitic.
Something that relates to both Africa and Asia; specifically the group of languages also known as Hamito-Semitic.
Early 20th century. From Afro- + Asian. Compare Afro-Asian, Afro-Asian, Afro-Asiatic, and Eurasian.
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