Nuyorican

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Nu·yo·ri·can

 (no͞o′yə-rē′kən)
n. Informal
A person of Puerto Rican birth or ancestry living primarily in New York City.

[Blend of New York and (Puerto) Rican.]

Nu′yo·ri′can adj.
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Ne•o•ri•can

(ˌni oʊˈri kən)

also Nuyorican


n.
1. a Puerto Rican living in New York or one who has lived in New York and returned to Puerto Rico.
adj.
2. of or pertaining to Neoricans.
[1970–75]
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