Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to El Salvador or its people or culture.
  • n. A native or inhabitant of El Salvador.

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  • n. A person from El Salvador or of Salvadorian descent.
  • adj. Of, from, or pertaining to El Salvador or the Salvadorian people.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to or characteristic of El Salvador or its people
  • n. a native or inhabitant of El Salvador

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Examples

  • He called the Salvadoran a "big terrorist" who is closely associated with Cuban militant

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  • During the Reagan Administration the Family helped build friendships between the U.S. government and men such as Salvadoran general Carlos Eugenios Vides Casanova, convicted by a Florida jury of the torture of thousands, and Honduran general Gustavo Alvarez

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  • "Salvadoran" as the first term to identify themselves, compared with 20 percent who use

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  • During the Reagan Administration the Family helped build friendships between the U.S. government and men such as Salvadoran general Carlos Eugenios Vides Casanova, convicted by a Florida jury of the torture of thousands, and Honduran general Gustavo Alvarez Martinez, himself an evangelical minister, who was linked to both the CIA and death squads before his own demise.

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  • government and men such as Salvadoran general Carlos Eugenios Vides Casanova, convicted by a Florida jury of the torture of thousands, and Honduran general

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  • A 29-year-old Salvadoran in the United States illegally has been sentenced to 60 years in prison for the murder of federal intern Chandra Levy nearly 10 years ago.

    Killer of D.C. intern Chandra Levy gets 60 years in prison

  • Salvadoran officials expect to talk to President Obama about efforts to keep Mexico's drug violence from spilling into Central America when the U.S. leader visits next month, a top minister said Wednesday.

    El Salvador readies talking points for Obama visit

  • The school has graduated more than 600 known human rights abusers and eleven dictators, including Manuel Noriega; many of Augusto Pinochet's generals; the leaders of the 2009 military coup in Honduras; and Roberto d'Aubuisson, the commander of El Salvador's notorious death squads, the same death squads who executed tens of thousands of Salvadoran civilians, including three nuns and a church worker whom they raped before murdering.

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  • As she stacked boxes and tidied the packages of Mexican, Argentine and Salvadoran sausages and the salami favored by customers from the Dominican Republic, Leon said she and her husband and three children live in the rented basement of a nearby house.

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  • Police say Jose Oswaldo Reyes-Alfaro, 37, a Salvadoran national who was in the country illegally, fatally shot his ex-girlfriend and two other people and wounded three more Friday night in Manassas.

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