Definition of Hispanic American in English:

Hispanic American

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noun

  • A US citizen or resident of Hispanic descent.
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    • African Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Asian Americans have a higher risk of stroke than nonHispanic whites.
    • Nearly 60 percent of Hispanic Americans are of Mexican descent.
    • African Americans, Hispanic Americans, women, and laborers all can attest to this fact.

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  • Relating to Hispanic Americans.
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    • McKay likes to entertain the possibility that he may have been Hispanic American because ‘then you might get some native American, too‘.
    • Robinson said the company was considering ways to broaden its media reach and better target diverse audiences like the burgeoning Hispanic American community.
    • In all, 27 minority office-seekers, predominantly Hispanic American, received money, mostly small donations.

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