Meaning of “Latin American” in the English Dictionary

"Latin American" in American English

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Latin Americannoun [ C ]

us /ˈlæt·ən əˈmer·ɪ·kən/ also Latin, /ˈlæt·ən/

a person of or coming from South America, Central America, or Mexico

Latin American
adjective [ not gradable ] us /ˈlæt·ən əˈmer·ɪ·kən/

Latin American coffee producers will be hurt by the embargo.

(Definition of “Latin American” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)