Meaning of AMERICAN in English

AMERICAN

[Amer.i.can] n (1578) 1: an American Indian of No. America or So. America

2: a native or inhabitant of No. America or So. America

3: a citizen of the U.S.

4: american english

[2]American adj (1598) 1: of or relating to America

2: of or relating to the U.S. or its possessions or original territory -- Amer.i.can.ness n

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