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1. (Peoples) a Rastafarian
2. (Other Non-Christian Religions) the Rastafarian movement or religion
(Peoples) the rastafari Rastafarians collectively
(Other Non-Christian Religions) of or relating to the Rastafarian religious movement
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|Noun||1.||Rastafari - (Jamaica) a Black youth subculture and religious movement that arose in the ghettos of Kingston, Jamaica, in the 1950s; males grow hair in long dreadlocks and wear woolen caps; use marijuana and listen to reggae music|
cult - followers of an exclusive system of religious beliefs and practices
youth subculture - a minority youth culture whose distinctiveness depended largely on the social class and ethnic background of its members; often characterized by its adoption of a particular music genre
Jamaica - a country on the island of Jamaica; became independent of England in 1962; much poverty; the major industry is tourism
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