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Pan-Americanism

[pan-uh-mer-i-kuh-niz-uh m] /ˌpæn əˈmɛr ɪ kəˌnɪz əm/
noun
1.
the idea or advocacy of a political alliance or union of all the countries of North, Central, and South America.
2.
a movement for or the idea or advocacy of close economic, cultural, and military cooperation among the Pan-American countries.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05, Americanism; Pan-american + -ism
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