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 (hĭs′pə-nĭz′əm) or His·pan·i·cism (hĭ-spăn′ĭ-sĭz′əm)
1. Esteem for or promotion of Spanish culture or traditions.
2. A Spanish word, phrase, or linguistic feature occurring in another language.
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a Spanish turn of phrase
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(ˈhɪs pəˌnɪz əm)

n. (often cap.)
1. a movement in Latin America for the promotion of Spanish or of native culture and influence.
2. a word, phrase, feature, etc., associated with Spain or Latin America.
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[ˈhɪspənɪzəm] Nhispanismo m
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