Definition of Americo-Liberian in English:

Americo-Liberian

Pronunciation /əˌmɛrɪkəʊlʌɪˈbɪərɪən/

noun

  • A freed American slave resettled in Liberia (now historical).

    Freed American slaves were resettled in Liberia by the American Colonization Society, which controlled the country from 1821 to 1847.

Origin

Mid 19th century.