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

  • adj. Representative of the people of the United States or their ideals; typically American: an all-American family; their all-American generosity.
  • adj. Sports Chosen as the best amateur in the United States at a particular position or event: an all-American fullback.
  • adj. Composed entirely of Americans or American materials: an all-American negotiating team; cars of all-American manufacture.
  • adj. Of all the American nations: an all-American conference.
  • n. An all-American athlete.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A United States patriot
  • adj. Known by, encompassing all of, or best in America.

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