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Spanish American

noun

: a person living in the U.S. whose native language is Spanish

Full Definition of SPANISH AMERICAN

1
:  a native or inhabitant of one of the countries of America in which Spanish is the national language
2
:  a resident of the United States whose native language is Spanish and whose culture is of Spanish origin
Spanish–American adjective

First Known Use of SPANISH AMERICAN

1770

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