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Chicana

[chi-kah-nuh, -kan-uh] /tʃɪˈkɑ nə, -ˈkæn ə/
adjective
1.
of or relating to female Mexican-Americans or their culture:
a conference on Chicana issues.
noun
2.
a Mexican-American girl or woman.
Origin of Chicana
1965-1970
1965-70; < Mexican Spanish, feminine of Chicano
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