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mestiza

[me-stee-zuh, mi-] /mɛˈsti zə, mɪ-/
noun
1.
a woman of mixed racial or ethnic ancestry, especially, in Latin America, of mixed American Indian and European descent or, in the Philippines, of mixed native and foreign descent.
Origin of mestiza
< Spanish
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  • mestiza dresses are made of expensive fabric and lace, adorned with em-broidery.

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