[ adjective ] of or relating to the countries of Latin America or their people


"Latin-American countries" "Latin-American music"

Used in print

(Barry Goldwater, "A Foreign Policy for America"...)

One Latin_American country , Cuba , has become a Soviet bridgehead ninety miles off our coast .

(87th Congress, 1st Session. Congressional Record....)

Russian tanks and planes in Cuba jeopardize the security of the United_States , violate the Monroe_Doctrine , and threaten the security of every other Latin_American republic .

(Morton A. Kaplan and Nicholas de B. Katzenbach,...)

A nation such_as Switzerland could be neutralized by agreement and could be relied_upon to protect its neutrality ; more doubtful , but possible , ( with an assist from the North ) was the neutralization of the Latin_American countries ; out_of_the_question was the neutralization of Asia and Africa .

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