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New Mexico

Abbr. NM or N.M. or N.Mex.
A state of the southwest United States on the Mexican border. It was admitted as the 47th state in 1912. Site of prehistoric cultures that long preceded the Pueblo civilization encountered by the Spanish in the 1500s, the region was governed as a province of Mexico after 1821 and ceded to the United States by the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo in 1848. The original territory (established 1850) included Arizona and part of Colorado and was enlarged by the Gadsden Purchase of 1853. Sante Fe is the capital and Albuquerque the largest city.

New Mexican n. & adj.

New Mexican

adj
(Placename) of or relating to New Mexico or its inhabitants
n
(Placename) a native or inhabitant of New Mexico
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Noun1.New Mexican - a native or resident of New Mexico
American - a native or inhabitant of the United States
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In this book, author Anita Rodriguez presents readers with a collection of stories and recipes that reveal the comparable qualities and contrasting nature of two New Mexican families.
It is currently employing 45 New Mexican RNs to help residents with health care issues, and 4 New Mexican Certified Medical Assistants assisting the nurses with the phones.
Learning Las Vegas: Portrait of a Northern New Mexican Place" by landscape historian Elizabeth Barlow Rogers (founding president of New York City's Central Park Conservancy and Foundation for Landscape Studies) is a 284 page compendium showcasing the cultural legacy, history, and people of this New Mexican community.
The last two chapters discuss how Euro-American and Hispanic, or native New Mexican as they called themselves, elites built discourses of a racially unified regional New Mexican identity beginning in the latter decades of the nineteenth century.
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Written for general readers interested in New Mexican history, the articles vary in style from scholarly to informal.
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