Definition of Latin America in English:

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Latin America

Pronunciation: /ˈlatn əˈmerəkə/
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).

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Syllabification: Lat·in A·mer·i·ca

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