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Definition of american:

  1. A native of America; - originally applied to the aboriginal inhabitants, but now applied to the descendants of Europeans born in America, and especially to the citizens of the United States.
  2. Of or pertaining to America; as, the continent: Indians.
  3. Of or pertaining to the United States.


patriotic, constitutional, republican, Yankee, Western, democratic, American language, American English.

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