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- n. an ex-slave, rescued from West Africa and locally recruited into the Royal Navy, especially one from the Kroo tribe
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One of a negro tribe of Liberia and the adjacent coast, whose members are much employed on shipboard.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as Kroo.
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