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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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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