Pronunciation: (nôr"te-ä-me"rē-kä'nô), [key]
—n., pl. -nosPronunciation: (-nôs), [key]
a citizen or inhabitant of the U.S., esp. as distinguished from the peoples of Spanish-speaking America.
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the norteamericano.
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