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also an·glo·phone  (ăn′glə-fōn′)
An English-speaking person, especially one in a country where two or more languages are spoken.

An′glo·phon′ic (-fŏn′ĭk) adj.


(Languages) a person who speaks English, esp a native speaker
(Languages) speaking English


(ˈæŋ gləˌfoʊn)

n. (sometimes l.c.)
an English-speaking person, esp. a native speaker of English.


A. ADJanglófono
B. Nanglófono/a m/f


adj (= English-speaking) → anglophone
n (= English speaker) → anglophone mfAnglo-Saxon [ˌæŋgləʊˈsæksən]
nAnglo-Saxon(ne) m/f
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French Canada in Transition a ete un ouvrage phare pour des anglophones appeles a s'interesser au devenir du Canada francais dans l'industrialisation et l'urbanisation en 1943, puis pour les compatriotes de Jean-Charles Falardeau dont la traduction de l'ouvrage parue en 1948 devait reveler la crise des siens dans Rencontre de deux mondes.
One has to wonder why 80 per cent of anglophones vote for the Liberals and 75 per cent of allophones do the same.
These groups lacked political power vis-a-vis the Anglophones and Francophones, considered, in the official discourse, as the "founding races" in Canada.
Cameroon has since taken on the role of mediator between Francophones and Anglophones.
We investigated whether francophones in one Nova Scotia community showed different patterns of health service use from anglophones in similar rural communities, or the NS population overall.
Whereas the Anglophones came from four different provinces, the majority from western Canada, all of the Francophones were from Quebec.
La proportion elevee d'eleves provenant de mariages exogames dans notre corpus reflete bien la realite des Anglophones de Quebec etant donne qu'environ 40 % de ces derniers sont issus d'un couple exogame (c'est-a-dire d'un couple mixte sur le plan linguistique) (Jedwab 2002a).
This article explores the limits of the discourse of Anglophone nationalism, by showing that Anglophones and Francophones have more in common than they would like to acknowledge.
Now the industrial era has finished, and employment is scarce, would it not be better if the Anglophones, those who dislike Wales and the Welsh language, went home, since they appear unhappy here?
Le titre du livre vient de la phrase si souvent repondue par les anglophones polis a une question posee en francais.
The field of historiography in the English-speaking world has naturally focused on languages most accessible to anglophones, but to the detriment of other traditions.
An island of seven million francophones isolated within a North American sea of 330 million anglophones, the politics of language has always been acute in the Canadian province of Quebec.