from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • American activist. A member of the Nation of Islam (1952–1963), he advocated separatism and black pride. After converting to orthodox Islam, he founded the Organization of Afro-American Unity (1964) and was assassinated in Harlem.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • proper noun See malcolm little.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun militant civil rights leader (1925-1965)


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