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Latin America

Syllabification: Lat·in A·mer·i·ca

Definition of Latin America in English:

The parts of the American continents where Spanish or Portuguese is the main national language (i.e., Mexico and, in effect, the whole of Central and South America including many of the Caribbean islands).

Derivatives

Latin American

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noun& adjective
Example sentences
  • It gives Latin American directors a platform to reach a wide audience.
  • It has not been excellent, it has not been too bad as compared to other Latin American economies.
  • Others come from different farmer co - ops in Africa and various Latin American countries.

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