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: an embrace (as of salutation) employed in Latin America
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circa 1626, in the meaning defined above
borrowed from Spanish, a noun derivative of abrazar “to embrace,” from a-, verb prefix (going back to Latin ad- ad-) + brazo “arm,” going back to Latin bracchium
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