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Latin America

1862; see Latin (adj.). The notion is the nations whose languages descend from Latin. Related: Latin American (adj.), 1871.

updated on May 19, 2016

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Definitions of Latin America from WordNet

Latin America (n.)
the parts of North America and South America to the south of the United States where Romance languages are spoken;
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