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Definition of the noun latin america

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noun

  1. the parts of North America and South America to the south of the United States where Romance languages are spoken

Place

Latin America or Romance-speaking America is the subregion of the Americas comprising those countries where Romance languages are spoken, primarily Spanish and Portuguese. It consists of twenty sovereign states which cover an area that stretches from the southern border of the United States to the southern tip of South America, including the Caribbean. Latin America has an area of approximately 19,197,000 km², almost 13% of the earth's land surface area. As of 2013, its population was estimated at more than 604 million and in 2014, LA has a combined nominal GDP of 5,573,397 million USD, and a GDP PPP of 7,531,585 million USD. The term "Latin America" was first used in 1861 in La revue des races Latines, a magazine "dedicated to the cause of Pan-Latinism".

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  1. "Latin America" is a book by Julius Rivera.
    • also known as "Latin America; a sociocultural interpretation"; "Latin America: a sociocultural interpretation"
  2. "Latin America" is a book by John Edwin Fagg.
    • also known as "Latin America; a general history"; "Latin America: a general history"
    • subject: History
  3. "Latin America" is a book by William Lytle Schurz.
    • also known as "Latin America, a descriptive survey"
  4. "Latin America" is a book written by Lala Lajpat Rai.
  5. "Latin America" is a book by Russell Fitzgibbon.
    • also known as "Latin America: political culture and development", "Latin America: past and present"

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Latin America is a published work, translation.

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Google previewSocial Issues in America: An Encyclopedia (2015)

An Encyclopedia by James Ciment

Heterosexual transmission predominates today, particularly in the developing world, most notably in sub-Saharan Africa but also in East and South Asia and Latin America ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of AIDS (2003)

by G.C. Satpathy

A mixed group of practitioners and scholars in communication and behavioural sciences represented Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean as well as North America and Europe. Meetings were designed to review past and current ...

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Quotes about Latin America

The peoples of Asia, Africa, and Latin America have common interest and are in the position to support each other in their anti-imperialist and anti-U.S. struggle. As long as Africa and Latin America are not free. (Kim Il Sung)
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