inter-American

adjective
in·​ter-Amer·​i·​can | \ ˌin-tər-ə-ˈmer-ə-kən How to pronounce inter-American (audio) , -ˈme-rə-\

Definition of inter-American

: involving or concerning some or all of the nations of North and South America inter-American relations an inter-American conference

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1854, in the meaning defined above

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