pan-americanism

pan-americanism
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Usage: usually capitalized P&A
: a movement of the late 19th and 20th centuries favoring close cooperation (as mutual protection and the promotion of better commercial and cultural relations) among the Pan-American nations based upon a community of interests stemming largely from geographical proximity

Pan-Americanism … has none of the spirit of empire in it — Woodrow Wilson


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