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cam·pe·si·no

 (käm′pĭ-sē′nō, kăm′-)
n. pl. cam·pe·si·nos
A farmer or farm worker in a Latin-American country.

[Spanish, from campo, field, from Latin campus; see campus.]
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campesino

(ˌkæmpəˈsiːnəʊ)
n, pl -nos
a Latin American rural peasant
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cam•pe•si•no

(ˌkɑm pɛˈsi nɔ)

n., pl. -nos (-nôs). Spanish.
(in Latin America) a peasant or farmer.
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Bajo el cobijo de diferentes corrientes desarrollistas, en el ultimo tercio del siglo XX se instalaron en las comunidades rurales diferentes proyectos con el argumento de contribuir al mejoramiento de la vida de los campesinos. A partir de enfoques desarrollistas, indigenistas y mas recientemente ambientalistas, los proyectistas se inmiscuyeron tan estrechamente en la vida de los campesinos que modificaron la construccion de sus proyectos a futuro.
La perdida de areas agricolas en los fondos de valle resulta en cambios de las estrategias del uso de suelo por parte de los campesinos, que a su vez causan un cambio en el paisaje de las zonas altas alrededor de las ciudades.
The incident, known as the Curuguaty Massacre, had resulted in the deaths of 11 campesinos (agrarian workers) and six of the 324 special police agents sent to repress the occupants of state-owned land that was under de-facto exploitation by a private firm.
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