Central American


Definition of Central American

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : of or relating to Central America
2 : of, relating to, or being the subregion of the Nearctic region that includes tropical America north of Panama

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Definition of Central American (Entry 2 of 2)

: a native or inhabitant of Central America

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Central America + English -an

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“Central American.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Central%20American. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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Kids Definition of Central American

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to Central America or the Central Americans

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Kids Definition of Central American (Entry 2 of 2)

: a person born or living in Central America

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