Pan-Americanism

noun
Pan-Amer·​i·​can·​ism | \ ˌpa-nə-ˈmer-ə-kə-ˌni-zəm How to pronounce Pan-Americanism (audio) \

Definition of Pan-Americanism

: a movement for greater cooperation among the Pan-American nations

First Known Use of Pan-Americanism

1889, in the meaning defined above

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