- American [ə mer′i kən]adj.1. of or in America☆ 2. of, in, or characteristic of the U.S. or its people or culture [the American language]n.1. a person born or living in North or South America; specif.,a) Obs. an American Indianb) a citizen of the U.S.☆ 2. the English language as spoken and written in the U.S.
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