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English definition of “Latin American”

Latin American

adjective    
from or relating to South America or Central America Continents and regions of the worldCountry namesCountry and nationPeople of specific racial or ethnic background
(Definition of Latin American adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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