Definition of Central America in English:

Central America

Syllabification: Cen·tral A·mer·i·ca
The southernmost part of North America that links the continent to South America and consists of the countries of Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama.

Derivatives

Central American

adjective & noun
More example sentences
  • The Central American countries turn out two million tons of sugar annually, more than the U.S. is currently importing.
  • President Bush signed a hard-fought free trade pact with five Central American nations and the Dominican Republic on Tuesday.
  • Most manufacturing is light assembly and food processing, geared to the domestic, U.S., and Central American markets.

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