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Pan-American

[ pan-uh-mer-i-kuhn ]
/ ˌpæn əˈmɛr ɪ kən /
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adjective

of, relating to, or representing all the countries or people of North, Central, and South America.

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Origin of Pan-American

An Americanism dating back to 1885–90
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Pan-American

adjective

of, relating to, or concerning North, South, and Central America collectively or the advocacy of political or economic unity among American countries

Derived forms of Pan-American

Pan-Americanism, noun
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