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Latin American Spanish

[ lat-nuh-mer-i-kuhn span-ish ]
/ ˈlæt n əˈmɛr ɪ kən ˈspæn ɪʃ /
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noun
the collective Spanish dialects of the Americas, as spoken in Central America (with the exception of Belize), South America (with the exceptions of Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, and Suriname), and the Caribbean.
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Origin of Latin American Spanish

First recorded in 1975–80

Words nearby Latin American Spanish

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