Euro-American

adjective
Eu·​ro-Amer·​i·​can | \ ˌyu̇r-ō-ə-ˈmer-ə-kən How to pronounce Euro-American (audio) \
variants: or Euramerican \ ˌyu̇r-​ə-​ˈmer-​ə-​kən How to pronounce Euramerican (audio) \

Definition of Euro-American

 (Entry 1 of 2)

Euro-American

noun

Definition of Euro-American (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : a person of both European and American ancestry
2 : an American of European and especially white European descent

First Known Use of Euro-American

Adjective

1863, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Noun

1925, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Euro-American.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Euro-American. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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