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anglo-american


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anglo-  \An"glo-\[NL.  Anglus  English.  See  {Anglican}.] 
  A  combining  form  meaning  the  same  as  English;  or  English  and 
  or  English  conjoined  with  as  Anglo-Turkish  treaty, 
  Anglo-German,  Anglo-Irish. 
 
  {Anglo-American},  .  Of  or  pertaining  to  the  English  and 
  Americans,  or  to  the  descendants  of  Englishmen  in  America. 
  --  n.  A  descendant  from  English  ancestors  born  in  America, 
  or  the  United  States. 
 
  {Anglo-Danish},  a.  Of  or  pertaining  to  the  English  and  Danes, 
  or  to  the  Danes  who  settled  in  England. 
 
  {Anglo-Indian},  a.  Of  or  pertaining  to  the  English  in  India, 
  or  to  the  English  and  East  Indian  peoples  or  languages.  -- 
  n.  One  of  the  Anglo-Indian  race  born  or  resident  in  the 
  East  Indies. 
 
  {Anglo-Norman},  a.  Of  or  pertaining  to  the  English  and 
  Normans,  or  to  the  Normans  who  settled  in  England.  --  n. 
  One  of  the  English  Normans,  or  the  Normans  who  conquered 
  England. 
 
  {Anglo-Saxon}.  See  {Anglo-Saxon}  in  the  Vocabulary. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Anglo-American 
  n  :  an  American  who  was  born  in  England  or  whose  ancestors  were 
  English  [syn:  {Anglo-American}] 




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