Central American

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Central America

A region of southern North America extending from the southern border of Mexico to the northern border of Colombia. It separates the Caribbean Sea from the Pacific Ocean and is linked to South America by the Isthmus of Panama.

Central American adj. & n.

Central American

(Placename) of or relating to Central America or its inhabitants
(Placename) a native or inhabitant of Central America
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Central American - a native or inhabitant of Central America
Central America - the isthmus joining North America and South America; extends from the southern border of Mexico to the northern border of Colombia
Costa Rican - a native or inhabitant of Costa Rica
Guatemalan - a native or inhabitant of Guatemala
Honduran - a native or inhabitant of Honduras
Mexican - a native or inhabitant of Mexico
Nicaraguan - a native or inhabitant of Nicaragua
North American - a native or inhabitant of North America
Panamanian - a native or inhabitant of Panama
Adj.1.Central American - of or relating to or characteristic of Central America or its people or languages

Central American

A. Ncentroamericano/a m/f
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The Assistant Coordinator of Spanish Cooperation in El Salvador, Angel Marcos, announced that for the third stage of cooperation with the System of Central American Cooperation (SICA), they have promised to invest 12 million euros to help develop and implement security strategies in Central American and the Dominican Republic, reports Diario Libre (April 7, 2014).
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citizen was extradited to that Central American country.
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