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tourista

or tu·ris·ta

[ too-ree-stuh ]
/ tʊˈri stə /
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noun
traveler's diarrhea, especially as experienced by some visitors to Latin America.
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Origin of tourista

1955–60; apparently jocular use of Spanish turistatourist
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