Latin American

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Latin American a native of Latin America
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Quotations

  • Billie Burke
    Billie Burke
    “To survive there, you need the ambition of a Latin-American revolutionary, the ego of a grand opera tenor, and the physical stamina of a cow pony.”

Usage

In literature:

It is an old cry in Latin-American countries, what of the dislike for the Gringos and their uncouth ways.
"The Night-Born" by Jack London
Sometimes the talk was in Latin, pronounced by an American scholar as not too bad.
"Washington and his Comrades in Arms" by George Wrong
In the other Latin-American countries the people rebelled against one-man rule.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
In this and in some other things Longfellow was more European than American, more Latin than Saxon.
"Stories of Authors, British and American" by Edwin Watts Chubb
For Greek and Latin are at least fixed, while American at least is still very fluid.
"What I Saw in America" by G. K. Chesterton
Before the outbreak of the Great War, European capitalists dominated the Latin American investment market.
"The American Empire" by Scott Nearing
And especially he should have realized that Paraguay is not, strictly speaking, a Latin-American nation.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science July 1930" by Various
Our Bureau of Foreign Commerce should ask for data concerning American investments abroad and especially in Latin America.
"American World Policies" by Walter E. Weyl
What can be said of the morals of the Latin Americans?
"The Complete Club Book for Women" by Caroline French Benton
Both of them had faces that were in strong contrast to the swarthy Latin-American countenances about them.
"The Key to Yesterday" by Charles Neville Buck
It's a Latin American pharmaceutical company.
"Life Blood" by Thomas Hoover
So far we have not made great progress in securing Europe's Latin-American trade.
"Readings in Money and Banking" by Chester Arthur Phillips
Funeral services in this Latin-American capital were not, as a rule, very edifying functions.
"A New Medley of Memories" by David Hunter-Blair
The Latins don't quite understand the beauty of our English and American songs.
"Marjorie Dean College Junior" by Pauline Lester
I have said that Latin American anarchy was restrained by dictatorship.
"The Rising Tide of Color Against White World-Supremacy" by Theodore Lothrop Stoddard
A third institution, the Hamburg Ibero-American League, has been formed in the metropolis of German Latin-American trade.
"South America and the War" by F. A. Kirkpatrick
To know our Latin-Americans as personal friends is to attain a new viewpoint on the whole Pan-American problem.
"Prowling about Panama" by George A. Miller
The Latin-American countries and Japan (1871) have also adopted it.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 10" by Various
Chili is ruled, as all Latin-American countries are, by the army.
"The Gold Diggings of Cape Horn" by John R. Spears
The expedition, whose object, no longer concealed, was "the triumph of the Latin race on American soil," advanced towards the capital.
"Mexico" by Susan Hale
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In news:

Westborough's Mill Pond School celebrates ' Latin American Day.
Thanksgiving Celebration Teaches Latin American Service Members About Tradition.
How The Government Set Up A Fake Bank To Launder Latin American Drug Money.
GMC Software Technology Extends Latin American Customer Base.
Latin American Leaders Question EU Austerity.
(CBS News) The legalization of marijuana use in Colorado and Washington is putting some Latin American governments in an awkward position.
Surrealist, Mexican works poised to lead NY Latin American art auctions.
AZTV7/Cable 13, Me-TV 7.2, RTV 7.3, Phoenix-Prescott, AZSmaller companies key to Latin American growth.
Tucson News NowSmaller companies key to Latin American growth.
OECD report says smaller companies could be key to consolidating Latin American growth.
Latin American petrochemical sector feels the effect of US shale gas.
Canada wins observer status in Latin American bloc.
Canada has been granted observer status in Latin American 's newest trade bloc.
EU, Latin American Countries End 20-Year Banana Dispute.
EU and Latin American Countries Sign Banana Agreement.
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In science:

These lecture notes overlap in part with lecture notes I prepared for the Latin American Summer School in Mexico City , where the main emphasis was on the supersymmetric method rather than on applications of RMT to QCD.
QCD, Chiral Random Matrix Theory and Integrability
At millimetric and submillimetric frequency ranges there are the ALMA (Atacama Large Millimetric Array) and the LLAMA (Large Latin American Millimetric Array) arrays, which are planned to be operating in Chile in 2015, and in Argentina/Brazil in 2011, respectively.
Cosmic Magnetic Fields: from Stars and Galaxies to the Primordial Universe
Jung, On the critical behavior at the lower phase transition of the contact process, Latin American Jour.
Law of large numbers for non-elliptic random walks in dynamic random environments
Chacon, “Device Log Management Using Orchestration Applications” Proceedings of the Latin American Conference on High Perfomance Computing.
An Approach to Log Management: Prototyping a Design of Agent for Log Harvesting
Avena, R. dos Santos and F. V¨ollering, A transient random walk driven by an exclusion process: regenerations, limit theorems and an Einstein relation, arXiv:1102.1075v2, to appear in Latin American Jour.
Symmetric exclusion as a random environment: hydrodynamic limits
Barton Zwiebach for their collaboration on parts of this work, Irina Aref ’eva for discussions on her work, Caltech for their hospitality, and the organizers of the ICTP Latin-American School and Komaba 2000 Workshop for very enjoyable conferences.
Review of Open Superstring Field Theory
Talk given at the Second Latin American Symposium on High Energy Physics, San Juan, Puerto Rico, April  .
b Physics
Bott, Lectures on characteristic classes and foliations, Lectures on algebraic and differential topology (Second Latin American School in Math., Mexico City, 1971), Springer, Berlin, 1972, Notes by Lawrence Conlon, with two appendices by J.
Witten's formulas for intersection pairings on moduli spaces of flat $G$-bundles
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