Marielito

noun Ma·ri·e·li·to \ˌmärēəˈlētō, Sp ˌmäryeˈlētō\

Definition of Marielito

plural

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  1. :  an emigrant from Cuba to the U.S. who exited Cuba through the port of Mariel during the mass emigration of 1980

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Origin and Etymology of marielito

American Spanish, from Mariel, Cuba


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