Definition of Salvadorean in English:


Syllabification: Sal·va·dor·ean
Pronunciation: /ˌsalvəˈdôrēən


  • Of or relating to El Salvador.
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    • The Guardian today is reporting that at least 22 people were killed and as many as 200 injured in clashes with US, Spanish and Salvadorean troops.
    • US magazine Newsweek reports, ‘Then, faced with losing a war against Salvadorean rebels, the US government funded or supported ‘nationalist’ forces… to hunt down and kill rebel leaders and sympathisers…
    • On February 15 over 200 Salvadorean police took over 15 public hospitals and clinics in El Salvador's capital city of San Salvador.


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  • A native or inhabitant of El Salvador.
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    • I would speak to Panamanians, El Salvadoreans, and Guatemalans to find out why, despite all the talk of how terrible free trade is, they still wanted to sign a deal.
    • According to the UN, 48 percent of the 6.1 million Salvadoreans live in poverty.
    • A large part of the problem for the Salvadoreans was that the Honduran air force had struck back, severely damaging enemy oil dumps.

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