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Tex–Mex

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adjective \ˈteks-ˈmeks\

Simple Definition of Tex–Mex

  • : relating to Mexican-American culture, music, or food of the kind that exists especially in southern Texas

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Tex–Mex

  1. :  of, relating to, or being the Mexican-American culture or cuisine existing or originating in especially southern Texas <Tex–Mex cooking> <Tex–Mex music>

Tex–Mex

noun

Origin and Etymology of tex–mex

Texas + Mexico


First Known Use: 1949


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