[ih-bon-iks] /ɪˈbɒn ɪks/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
(functioning as sing) (US) another name for African-American Vernacular English
“African-American vernacular English,” 1975, as title of a book by U.S. professor R.L. Williams (b.1930); a blend of ebony and phonics.
[eb-uh-nist] /ˈɛb ə nɪst/ noun 1. a worker in .
[eb-uh-nahyt] /ˈɛb əˌnaɪt/ noun 1. . /ˈɛbəˌnaɪt/ noun 1. another name for vulcanite
[eb-uh-nahyz] /ˈɛb əˌnaɪz/ verb (used with object), ebonized, ebonizing. 1. to stain or finish black in imitation of . /ˈɛbəˌnaɪz/ verb 1. (transitive) to stain or otherwise finish in imitation of ebony
/əˈbɒnyɪ/ noun 1. a state of Nigeria, in the SE. Capital: Abakiliki. Pop: 2 173 501(2006). Area: 5670 sq km (2189 sq miles)