of or relating to Central America or its inhabitants
a native or inhabitant of Central America
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How to use Central American in a sentence
If anything, the Central American migrants who have flooded the center in recent months have helped draw attention to this issue.
Close to 50,000 unaccompanied Central American minors showed up at the southwest border this year.
The children are coming from three Central American countries—Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras.
The 57,000 new Central American arrivals have caused a backlash that is not confined to the states that border Mexico.Latinos Encounter a New ‘Grapes of Wrath’ Situation in California | Nicolaus Mills | July 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The influx of Central American children at the border and criticism of President Obama's response dominated the Sunday shows.
The builders of the Central American cities, he says, are reported by tradition to have been of fair complexion and bearded.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 5 | Hubert Howe Bancroft
The history of subsequent years is interwoven with the events of other Central American countries.Guatemala, the country of the future | Charles M. Pepper
Mexican, South and Central American stamps is a specialty in wholesale trade.History of the Postage Stamps of the United States of America | John Kerr Tiffany
Once, when Johnny was in Central American jungles, he saw a monkey caught in a wire trap.Red Dynamite | Roy J. Snell
This circumstance led the present author to describe Central American forms as C. shimekiana.The North American Slime-Moulds | Thomas H. (Thomas Huston) MacBride