(?), n. [Gr. e'y^ well + fire.] A contrivance for obtaining a light instantaneously, such as a lucifer match. [archaic] Brande & C.
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(?) }, a. [Europe + Afric, African.] 1. (Geog.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, the continents of Europe and Africa combined.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]

2. (Zogeography) Pert. to or designating a region including most of Europe and northern Africa south to the Sahara.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]

3. Of European and African descent.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]


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